Texas Education Agency
Public Information Request (PIR)
On-Line Submission Form

For guidance regarding your rights as a requestor and the public information procedures adopted by this governmental body, you may review the governmental body’s notice required under section 552.205 of the Government Code. You can find additional Public Information Act resources on the Office of the Attorney General's website at http://www.texasattorneygeneral.gov/open-government.

When requesting data, please note that the agency is not required to create new information, perform legal research, or answer questions.

If you want to submit this form anonymously, please contact the PIR office for submission options.

For questions, click here to ask TEA Info or General Inquiry

For records, documents, or data, please complete this form.

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Information sent from this website to TEA is not secured or encrypted. Please do not submit confidential information (SSN, DOB, student identifying information, etc.) via this form. Call the Public Information Office at (512) 463-3464 for assistance.

PIR Description
  Describe the records you are seeking as specifically as possible (i.e., date or timeframe, subject matter, etc.)
Please Note: If the information requested is unclear or if a large amount of information is requested you may be contacted to discuss clarifying or narrowing your request. There may be charges associated with production of the requested information. You may find more information regarding the charges under the Public Information Act HERE.

Under the Public Information Act, some categories of information do not have to be released. Exceptions to disclosure fall into two general categories: 1) mandatory exceptions that make information confidential and require a governmental body to withhold information, and 2) discretionary exceptions that allow but do not require a governmental body to withhold information. You may find information about mandatory and discretionary exceptions HERE.

In most instances, a governmental body is required to request a decision from the Attorney General in order to withhold information from a requestor. However, a requestor may permit a governmental body to redact information without requesting an Attorney General decision. You are not required to agree to the redaction of any information responsive to your request but doing so may streamline the handling of your request. If you agree to redactions in this request, then you may request the redacted information in a future information request.

Do you agree to the redaction of information that is subject to mandatory exceptions, provided such redactions are clearly labeled on the information you receive? *

Do you agree to the redaction of information that is subject to discretionary exceptions, provided such redactions are clearly labeled on the information you receive? *