Texas Education Code - Section 29.089. Mentoring Services Program
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Section: 29.0822 29.083 29.084 29.085 29.086 29.087 29.088 29.089 29.090 29.094 29.121 29.122 29.123 29.124 29.151
§ 29.089. MENTORING SERVICES PROGRAM. (a) Each school
district may provide a mentoring services program to students at
risk of dropping out of school, as defined by Section 29.081.
(b) The commissioner, in consultation with the governor,
lieutenant governor, and speaker of the house of representatives,
by rule shall determine accountability standards under this section
for a school district providing a mentoring services program using
funds allocated under Section 42.152.
(c) The board of trustees of the district shall obtain the
consent of a student's parent or guardian before allowing the
student to participate in the program.
(d) The board of trustees of the district may arrange for
any public or nonprofit community-based organization to come to the
district's schools and implement the program.
Added by Acts 2003, 78th Leg., ch. 783, § 1, eff. Sept. 1, 2003.
Last modified: August 11, 2007