Parent Notification
Compliance with P.L. 107-110,Section 1111(h)(6)(A)

 To:                  AllParents

 From:             MelisaBombella, Parent Engagement Coordinator

 Date:               October24, 2013

 Subject:          Notification to Parents of Teacher Qualifications



As a parent of a student at an EdgewoodISD school, you have the right to know the professional qualifications of the classroomteachers who instruct your child, and Federal law requires the school districtto provide you this information in a timely manner if you request it.Specifically, you have the right to request the following information abouteach of your child’s classroom teachers:


·        Whetherthe teacher meets the state qualifications and licensing criteria for thegrades and subject he or she teaches.


·        Whetherthe teacher is teaching under emergency or provisional status because ofspecial circumstances.


·        Theteacher’s college major, whether the teacher has any advanced degrees, and thefield of discipline of the certification or degree.


·        Whetherparaprofessionals provide services to your child and, if so, theirqualifications.


If you would like to receive anyof this information, please contact Ms. SylviaLopez-Shafer, Interim Director of Human Resources at




XC:     SylviaLopez-Shafer, Interim Director of Human Resources

            Ms.Lilia Nañez, Chief Academic Officer

            Mr.Eddie Ramirez, Chief of Business and Operations