Board of Trustees

  • The Board is composed of seven officials elected for three-year terms.  They generally meet on the 2nd Monday of each month. Below you will find the schedule for the beginning of 2024. This schedule is subject to change at any time at the District's discretion. Please check this web page for any updates to the schedule. 

    2024 Tentative Schedule:

    February 19, 2024
    March 11, 2024
    April 15, 2024
    May 13, 2024
    June 10, 2024


    Open session begins at 6:00 p.m. in the Palacios Independent School District Board Room located at 1209 Twelfth Street.  

    • If you wish to submit comments that may be read publicly during the board meeting: 
      • Complete a comment card and present it to the Superintendent's secretary prior to 6:00 pm on the day of the meeting.  Comment cards are located in the administration building.
      • Email  The email will be open two hours before the scheduled meeting and will close 15 minutes before the meeting begins.
    • Comments must be no longer than three minutes when read.  You are asked to refrain from sharing personal information about your student, or mentioning specific PISD staff members by name.  Comments of a similar nature may be consolidated into one representative comment. 

    The Board makes major decisions regarding school policy, curriculum, and expenditures, but it is limited by law and rules set by the State Board of Education.  Other duties consist of adopting goals and objectives for the district, reviewing and acting on policies, adopting an annual budget, setting the tax rate, electing school personnel as recommended by the Superintendent, and reporting to the public about the District's progress.