Community Partner Academy

  • Inaugural class of Red Oak ISD Community Partner Academy with district administration at the meeting.

    Inaugural class of Red Oak ISD Community Partner Academy with district administration at the November 7, 2018 meeting. 


    Purpose:

    Red Oak ISD Community Partner Academy logoThe Red Oak ISD Community Partner Academy is open to Red Oak ISD citizens and/or Red Oak area business owners that want to build their understanding of the school district, including the processes that operate within.  The program will consist of six half day sessions from November to April.  These sessions will include tours of campus and district facilities and opportunities to visit with school board members, administrators and staff. Each session will begin at 8:30 a.m. and conclude by 12:00 p.m.

    Goal:

    Graduates from this academy will have an informed perspective on district operations and processes.

    Objectives:

    • Participants will learn about the Board of Trustee’s role in making Red Oak ISD fiscally and academically exceptional.
    • Participants will learn about district operations and the impact thereof on the education of students.
    • Participants will learn about programs and curriculum that are chosen to support students academically.

    Enrollment Process: 

    Application will be made available online. (Goto Online Application site)

    Program Coordinator will solicit names of prospects from campus principals based on previous involvement and support of the district.

    A committee will be formed that will review the applications and determine those eligible to participate. The goal would be 20 individuals for the second year of the program.

    Other opportunities will be made available to those not chosen to participate.

    Session Dates for the 2019-2020 School Year:

    • November 6, 2019
    • December 4, 2019
    • January 15, 2020
    • February 5, 2020
    • March 4, 2020
    • April 15, 2020

    If you have any questions about this program or application, please contact
    Karen Anderson
    972-617-4320 (office)
    972-345-4021 (cell) 
    Email Karen Anderson (Karen.anderson@redoakisd.org)


    Which Red Oak ISD Community Program is right for me?

Computer Partner Academy
  • The Red Oak ISD Community Partnership Academy is open to Red Oak ISD citizens and/or Red Oak area business owners that want to build their understanding of the school district, including the processes that operate within. Graduates from this academy will have an informed perspective on district operations and processes.

    • Six half-day session (November 2019 – April 2020) Sessions run from 8:30 a.m. to 12 noon and include lunch.
    • Sessions include tours of campus and district facilities.
    • Participants will have the opportunity to visit with administrators and staff at both the campus and district level.
    • Participants will visit with School Board members to learn about the Board’s responsibilities.
    • Participants will learn about district operations and the impact thereof on the education of students as well as programs and curriculum that are chosen to support students academically.
    • Application process
    • Cost - $50.00 (scholarships available)
Community Advisory Council
  • The Red Oak ISD Community Advisory Council is a group of approximately 45-50 district parents, business leaders, realtors, clergy, elected officials, community members and district staff who are a sounding board for the Superintendent and cabinet on district decisions and offer insight into community perceptions.

    • 10 evening meetings a year (September 2019-May 2020)
    • The ROCAC is strictly advisory.
    • Matters that come before the Council include the district’s budget, the school calendar, plans for new developments and any new educational programs and initiatives.
    • The Superintendent regularly consults with the Council regarding matters about curriculum, new programs and initiatives, and progress toward achieving educational goals.
    • Application process
    • Cost – FREE!