(a) A school district shall employ each classroom teacher, principal, librarian, nurse,
or school counselor under:
(1) a probationary contract, as provided by Subchapter C; 1
(2) a continuing contract, as provided by Subchapter D; 2 or
(3) a term contract, as provided by Subchapter E. 3
(b) A district is not required to employ a person other than an employee listed in
Subsection (a) under a probationary, continuing, or term contract.
(c) Each board of trustees shall establish a policy designating specific positions
of employment, or categories of positions based on considerations such as length of
service, to which continuing contracts or term contracts apply.
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