|(a) This section applies only to Boys Ranch Independent
(b) Boys Ranch Independent School District, a special
purpose school district operated by Cal Farley's Boys Ranch, is a
public school of this state fulfilling the mission of the Texas public
education system to ensure that Texas students receive a quality education
that enables them to achieve their potential and fully participate
now and in the future in the social, economic, and educational opportunities
of our state and nation.
(c) Except as provided by subsection (d) of this section,
the laws applicable to Texas public schools apply to Boys Ranch Independent
School District in accordance with Texas Education Code (TEC), §11.352(c).
(d) The following sections of the TEC do not apply
to Boys Ranch Independent School District:
(1) TEC, §25.0811, related to the first day of
(2) TEC, §25.0812, related to the last day of