CLE – Building, Grounds, and Equipment Management: Flag Displays

Every public school shall fly the United States and Texas flags on all regular school days. Education Code 1.003

The Board requires that the United States and Texas flags be prominently displayed in accordance with 4 U.S.C. Sections 5-10 and Chapter 3100, Government Code, in each campus classroom to which a student is assigned at the time the pledges of allegiance to those flags are recited [see Policy EC]. TSBVI is not required to spend federal, state or special funds to acquire flags under this provision. The School may raise money or accept gifts, grants, and donations to acquire flags. Education Code 1.004.


The School may display the national motto, “In God We Trust”, in each classroom, auditorium, and cafeteria. Education Code 1.004

Adopted:         3/7/80

Amended:       9/29/95, 4/1/05, 5/28/20

Reviewed:       3/21/03, 6/3/16