Retirement and Investments

Contact Information:

Payroll and Benefits Department

T: (325)947-3838 x517

Investment Options

San Angelo ISD offers two different investment options for retirement purposes: 403(b) and 457. Employees may participate in one or both plans and may make an initial deferral election or change an existing deferral election at any time during the year. Please click the links below for more information about the plans.

Universal Availability Notice

403(b) Annuity Plans

Plan Highlights

Questions and Answers

457 Deferred Compensation Plan

Plan Highlights & Q&As

First Financial Group of America is the district's third party administrator to assist the district's Human Resources staff with compliance of the 403b and 457 investment plans. An account manager assigned specifically to SAISD is available to assist employees with information on supplemental insurance plans and flexible spending accounts. Please refer to First Financial Administrators’ website for SAISD’s plan information such as: approved vendors, summary of options, due dates, forms, SAISD’s Retirement Specialist name, phone number and email address.

The following newsletter from First Financial Administrators, Inc., answers most employees’ questions.

Employee Retirement Savings Newsletter 2011-2012

Teacher Retirement System of Texas

The Teacher Retirement System administers a defined benefit retirement plan that is a qualified pension trust under Section 401(a) of the Internal Revenue Code. The pension trust fund provides service and disability retirement, as well as death and survivor benefits, to eligible Texas public education employees and their beneficiaries.

Retirement benefits are financed by member and state contributions, and through investment earnings of the pension trust fund.

Click the link below to visit the TRS website and get more information about your retirement plan. You can also contact TRS by phone at 1-800-223-8778.

Teacher Retirement System of Texas