Research & Evaluation

SBISD's department of Research & Evaluation seeks to support a culture of continuous improvement and innovation by gathering, analyzing, and reporting on student outcomes to inform the Board, department and school leaders, and staff in decision-making. Our responsibilities include:

  • provide data support and analysis for district and school staff;
  • coordinate the district-wide survey program;
  • provide assistance to department and schools with survey development and administration;
  • screen applications submitted by external researchers;
  • conduct program evaluations and prepare reports; and
  • monitor external evaluations.     


Mike Thomas, Director of Research & Evaluation

Debbie Muñiz, Research Coordinator