School officials say Kyev Tatum was told not to implement the summer work program. Parents say the students worked 7,000 hours over 15 days at 17 campuses.
On Saturday, UT Arlington Alumni Association members voted 52-30 not to disband, as had been expected.
The school district started mailing letters to eligible households on Monday.
Burleson school officials accidentally posted an unapproved dress code on the district’s website and social media last week, and now parents who bought school clothes want the district to abide by the posting.
The university says it will start its own program. Meanwhile, current and former alumni association presidents said they are disappointed in the way things unraveled.