West Orange - Cove CISD submits proposal to become District of Innovation; see attached plan

West Orange - Cove CISD is currently working through the process of becoming a District of Innovation. 
The District of Innovation concept, passed by the 84th Legislative Session in House Bill 1842, gives traditional independent school districts flexibility through a customized plan. The proposed WOCCISD District of Innovation Plan has been forwarded to the Commissioner of Education. 
WOCCISD will hold a public hearing regarding the District of Innovation proposal on Thursday, April 20, 2017 at 4 p.m. at the West Orange - Cove CISD Educational Service Center, 902 W. Park Avenue, Orange. 
West Orange - Cove  will present the proposed District of Innovation Plan to the Board of Trustees on May 22, 2017.
Update: The plan was approved by the Board of Trustees. The approved plan is attached.