Tyler Independent School District plans to offer two new classes focusing on the Bible.
This fall, Tyler ISD will launch two social studies electives, one focusing on the Old Testament of the Bible and the other on the New Testament.
The classes will be taught by certified teachers and offered at Robert E. Lee and John Tyler high schools, according to a spokesperson for the district.
For more information, students should contact their school counselors.
KYTX CBS19 contributed to this report.