TISD has always been at the forefront of technology, but with the number of laptops. chromebooks, iPads and more technology in the classroom the demand of maintaining the bandwidth for these devices is the reason for the change in policy. 

According to a press release, parents are encouraged to see the cell phone policies in the student code of conduct in the student handbook. This information will be provided to students in their first-day packet and of course, your student's information and the parents signature is required.

"We appreciate your understanding in this matter as we maximize our technology resources to provide outstanding technology instructional integration for our students."
Texarkana Independent School District begins the 2018-2019 school season tomorrow.