State law requires school districts to use criteria developed by the District to evaluate community and student engagement as well as compliance with statutory and policy requirements. The District then assigns a rating of exemplary, recognized, acceptable or unacceptable to each of its campuses and to the District overall. In summary, the district must rate itself and each of its campuses on criteria developed by the district. Each campus and the district assigned the rating based on overall performance and evaluating each of the following factors:
For the 2015-2016 school year, Rockwall ISD assigned the district and each campus a rating of Exemplary.