For a student who Meets Grade Level or Masters Grade Level on the STAAR Algebra II and/or
English III assessments, TEC §51.338(d) provides an exemption from TSI requirements in the
corresponding content area. Note that the STAAR Algebra II and English III assessments are
administered on a voluntary basis. For more information about TSI, visit the Texas Higher Education
Coordinating Board website at http://www.thecb.state.tx.us/.