Judson ISD

ECHS Blueprint

Design Elements

All designated ECHSs(Provisional, Early College, Distinguished Early College) are required to meet all of the design elements for each benchmark annually.

Outcomes-Based Measures (OBMs)

All designated ECHSs(Provisional, Early College, Distinguished Early College) are required to meed OBMs on data indicators related to access, achievement, and attainment.

Provisional
Early College

Provisional Early Colleges are new ECHSs that demonstrate they can implement all the design elements for each benchmark and meet the Provisional Early College OBMs. For public purposes, campuses are identified as Early College.

Early College

 

Early College designees maintain designation by demonstrating they can implement all of the design elements for each benchmark and meet the Early College OBMs.

Distinguished
Early College

Distinguished Early Colleges have been designated as Early Colleges for at least five years, and demonstrate that they can implement all of the design elements for each benchmark and meet the Distinguished Early College OBMs.

NEEDS IMPROVEMENT

 

At anytime, if an ECHS doesn't meet the OBMs, the ECHS may be categorized as needs improvement and will receive targeted technical assistance and has no more than two years to meet the OBMs or no longer receive designation. If a Distinguished Early College doesn't meet the OBMs, the ECHS will designated as an Early College, given that they meet the Early College OBMs.