Garland Independent School District (ISD)

  • 501 SOUTH JUPITER
  • GARLAND, TX 75042
  • (972) 494-8201
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District Information

District Overview

 DistrictState Average
Graduation Rate76.1%73.1%
Dropout Rate3.5%4.0%
Per Pupil Spending$7,632$8,501
Students Per Teacher15.214.5
Number of Schools75-
Number of Students57,510-
Number of (FTE) Teachers3,785-

District Test Scores

TAKS - Test Performance by Grade and Subject
Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
Math Test
201090.0%86.0%
200990.0%84.0%
200889.0%83.0%
 
Reading Test
201096.0%92.0%
200996.0%89.0%
200896.0%88.0%
 
Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
Math Test
201092.0%88.0%
200992.0%86.0%
200888.0%84.0%
 
Reading Test
201091.0%86.0%
200990.0%84.0%
200887.0%83.0%
 
Writing Test
201095.0%92.0%
200994.0%91.0%
200894.0%91.0%
 
Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
Math Test
201095.0%86.0%
200993.0%84.0%
200893.0%83.0%
 
Reading Test
201096.0%85.0%
200993.0%83.0%
200894.0%83.0%
 
Science Test
201092.0%88.0%
200990.0%84.0%
200887.0%81.0%
 
Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
Math Test
201081.0%82.0%
200979.0%80.0%
200881.0%80.0%
 
Reading Test
201088.0%86.0%
200993.0%91.0%
200894.0%91.0%
 
Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
Math Test
201082.0%81.0%
200983.0%79.0%
200878.0%76.0%
 
Reading Test
201089.0%86.0%
200988.0%84.0%
200888.0%84.0%
 
Writing Test
201096.0%74.0%
200995.0%72.0%
200890.0%70.0%
 
Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
Math Test
201088.0%80.0%
200985.0%79.0%
200885.0%75.0%
 
Reading Test
201096.0%91.0%
200997.0%93.0%
200896.0%92.0%
 
Science Test
201081.0%78.0%
200975.0%72.0%
200878.0%68.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201097.0%95.0%
200994.0%92.0%
200895.0%90.0%
 
Grade 9 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
Math Test
201073.0%70.0%
200973.0%67.0%
200866.0%60.0%
 
Reading Test
201093.0%92.0%
200989.0%87.0%
200885.0%84.0%
 
Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201091.0%90.0%
200987.0%88.0%
200887.0%86.0%
 
Math Test
201076.0%74.0%
200967.0%65.0%
200866.0%63.0%
 
Science Test
201076.0%74.0%
200969.0%66.0%
200865.0%64.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201095.0%93.0%
200992.0%90.0%
200891.0%88.0%
 
Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201095.0%93.0%
200994.0%92.0%
200890.0%90.0%
 
Math Test
201090.0%89.0%
200983.0%81.0%
200878.0%79.0%
 
Science Test
201091.0%91.0%
200986.0%85.0%
200880.0%80.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201098.0%98.0%
200998.0%97.0%
200896.0%95.0%
 
Source: TX Department of Education 2009-2010

Student Enrollment (2009-2010)

  Students Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Student Enrollment57,51015.2
Student Enrollment By Grade
  Students
Prekindergarten Students2,258
Kindergarten Students4,118
1st Grade Students4,258
2nd Grade Students4,302
3rd Grade Students4,354
4th Grade Students4,282
5th Grade Students4,375
6th Grade Students4,276
7th Grade Students4,307
8th Grade Students4,327
9th Grade Students4,735
10th Grade Students4,387
11th Grade Students3,835
12th Grade Students4,047
Ungraded Students-
Student Enrollment By Race
  Students
American Indian or Alaska Native258
Asian or Pacific Islander4,781
Hispanic26,205
Black (Non-Hispanic)10,883
White (Non-Hispanic)15,734
Student Enrollment By Gender
  Students
Male29,778
Female28,083

Faculty and Staff (2009-2010)

Teachers Per Grade Level
    Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Full Time Equivalent (FTE) Teachers3,78515.2
Prekindergarten Teachers47-
Kindergarten Teachers153-
Elementary Teachers1,613-
Secondary Teachers1,526-
Teachers of Ungraded Classes447-
Instructional Faculty
   
Instructional Aides374
Instructional Coordinators and Supervisors15
Guidance Counselors & Directors
   
Total Guidance Counselors & Directors136
Elementary-
Secondary-
Other136
Librarians & Staff
   
Librarians78
Library Support Staff24
Administrators
   
Total Administrators & Support Staff2,980
Local Education Agency (LEA) Administrators88
LEA Administrative Support Staff251
School Administrators233
School Administrative Support Staff294
Student Support Services291
Other Support Services Staff1,823

District Financial Details (2008)

Revenues For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Revenues$482,310,000-
Total Local Revenues$195,789,00040.6%
Property Tax$170,198,00035.3%
Tuition Fees from Pupils and Parents$346,0000.07%
School Lunch$10,258,0002.1%
District Activity Receipts$986,0000.2%
Other Sales and Services$4,115,0000.9%
Rents and Royalties$96,0000.02%
Sale of Property$81,0000.02%
Interest Earnings$5,968,0001.2%
Fines and Forfeits$2,175,0000.5%
Miscellaneous$1,566,0000.3%
Total State Revenues$247,658,00051.3%
General Formula Assistance$212,062,00044.0%
School Lunch Programs$157,0000.03%
Capital Outlay and Debt Services Programs$12,490,0002.6%
Other Programs$4,201,0000.9%
State Revenues on Behalf - Employee Benefits$15,866,0003.3%
State Revenues on Behalf - Non-Employee Benefits$2,882,0000.6%
Total Federal Revenues$38,863,0008.1%
Through State - Title I$6,590,0001.4%
Through State - Children With Disabilities (IDEA)$12,505,0002.6%
Through State - Math, Science and Teacher Quality$1,712,0000.4%
Through State - Safe and Drug Free Schools$121,0000.03%
Through State - Title V, Part A$92,0000.02%
Through State - Vocational and Tech Education$492,0000.1%
Through State - Child Nutrition Act$12,042,0002.5%
Through State - Other$5,248,0001.1%
Direct - Other$61,0000.01%
Expenditures For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Current Expenditures$436,329,000-
Total Instruction Expenditures$269,291,00061.7%
Total Support Services Expenditures$143,576,00032.9%
Student Support$23,707,0004.9%
Instructional Staff Support$21,522,0004.5%
General Administration Support$2,411,0000.5%
School Administration Support$26,846,0005.6%
Operation and Maintenance Support$41,755,0008.7%
Student Transportation Support$9,593,0002.0%
Other Support Services$17,742,0003.7%
Total Other Expenditures$23,462,0005.4%
Food Services$23,462,0004.9%

Graduation and Dropout Details (2007-08)

Graduation Information
Overall Graduation Rate 76.1%
Total Diploma Count 3,344
Other High School Completion Certificate (OHC) Recipients -
Dropout Information
  Dropouts Dropout Rate
Total Grades 9-125883.5%

Map and Listings of Schools Within Garland Independent School District (ISD)

Schools Summary:
  • Schools: 75
  • Students: 57,510
  • Full-Time Equivalent Teachers: 3,785
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ABBETT ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
730 West Muirfield Rd
Garland, TX
Public | PK-5
671 15.7

3 out of 5
2 Reviews
AUSTIN ACADEMY FOR EXCELLENCE
1125 Beverly Dr
Garland, TX
Public | 6-8
934 16.7

4 out of 5
5 Reviews
BACK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
7300 Bluebonnet Dr
Rowlett, TX
Public | PK-5
585 16.3

5 out of 5
1 Review
BEAVER TECHNOLOGY CENTER SCHOOL
3232 March Ln
Garland, TX
Public | PK-5
564 18.1

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
B G HUDSON MIDDLE SCHOOL
4405 Hudson Dr
Sachse, TX
Public | 6-8
1,235 17.5

5 out of 5
3 Reviews
BRADFIELD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
3817 Bucknell Dr
Garland, TX
Public | PK-5
495 16.5

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BRANDENBURG MIDDLE SCHOOL
Blue Ribbon Schools Award 2009
626 Nickens Rd
Garland, TX
Public | 6-8
1,138 17.3

5 out of 5
3 Reviews
BULLOCK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
3909 Edgewood Dr
Garland, TX
Public | PK-5
568 17.2

5 out of 5
1 Review
BUSSEY MIDDLE SCHOOL
1204 Travis St
Garland, TX
Public | 6-8
806 12.5

4.5 out of 5
6 Reviews
CALDWELL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
3400 Saturn Rd
Garland, TX
Public | PK-5
448 14.7

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CENTERVILLE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Blue Ribbon Schools Award 2008
600 East Kingsley Rd
Garland, TX
Public | PK-5
369 13.6

5 out of 5
1 Review
CISNEROS PRE-KINDERGARTEN CENTER SCHOOL
2826 Fifth St
Garland, TX
Public | PK
808 40.2

2 out of 5
3 Reviews
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CLUB HILL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1330 Colonel Dr
Garland, TX
Public | PK-5
487 15.0

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
COOPERATIVE BEHAVIORAL CENTER SCHOOL
221 South 9th St
Garland, TX
Public | 3-12
19 1.6

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COOPER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1200 Kingsbridge Dr
Garland, TX
Public | PK-5
621 16.4

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COYLE MIDDLE SCHOOL
4500 Skyline Dr
Rowlett, TX
Public | 6-8
1,202 17.3

3 out of 5
2 Reviews
DAUGHERTY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
501 West Miller Rd
Garland, TX
Public | KG-5
400 15.4

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DAVIS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1621 Mccallum Dr
Garland, TX
Public | PK-5
706 15.2

1 out of 5
1 Review
ETHRIDGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2301 Sam Houston Dr
Garland, TX
Public | KG-5
726 16.6

5 out of 5
1 Review
FREEMAN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1220 Walnut St
Garland, TX
Public | PK-5
377 13.7

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GARLAND HIGH SCHOOL
310 South Garland Ave
Garland, TX
Public | 9-12
2,635 15.1

3.5 out of 5
3 Reviews
GEORGE WASHINGTON CARVER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2200 Wynn Joyce
Garland, TX
Public | PK-5
628 16.9

5 out of 5
1 Review
GISD ALTERNATIVE SCHOOL
2015 South Country Club Rd
Garland, TX
Public | KG-12
92 3.6

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GISD EVENING SCHOOL
501 South Jupiter
Garland, TX
Public | 9-12
419 11.3

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GLEN COUCH ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
4349 Waterhouse Dr
Garland, TX
Public | PK-5
638 16.5

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GOLDEN MEADOWS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1726 Travis St
Garland, TX
Public | PK-5
587 14.8

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HANDLEY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
3725 Broadway Blvd
Garland, TX
Public | PK-5
611 15.5

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HEATHER GLEN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
5119 Heather Glen Dr
Garland, TX
Public | PK-5
593 14.7

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
HERFURTH ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
7500 Miller Rd
Rowlett, TX
Public | PK-5
470 15.8

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HICKMAN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
3114 Pinewood Dr
Garland, TX
Public | PK-5
619 15.2

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HILLSIDE ACADEMY FOR EXCELLENCE
2014 Dairy Rd
Garland, TX
Public | KG-5
454 15.1

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INFANT CENTER SCHOOL
Non-Operational or Status Unknown
2625 Anita Dr
Garland, TX
Public | Unknown
- -

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JACKSON TECHNOLOGY CENTER SCHOOL
1310 Bobbie Ln
Garland, TX
Public | 6-8
1,198 17.9

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JOHN W ARMSTRONG ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
4750 Ben Davis Rd
Sachse, TX
Public | PK-5
755 17.5

4.5 out of 5
3 Reviews
KATHERINE STEPHENS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
3700 Cheyenne Dr
Rowlett, TX
Public | PK-5
563 14.9

4 out of 5
1 Review
KEELEY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
8700 Liberty Grove Rd
Rowlett, TX
Public | PK-5
676 15.5

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KIMBERLIN ACADEMY FOR EXCELLENCE
1520 Cumberland Dr
Garland, TX
Public | PK-5
494 14.1

5 out of 5
1 Review
LAKEVIEW CENTENNIAL HIGH SCHOOL
3505 Hayman Dr
Garland, TX
Public | 9-12
2,048 13.8

2.5 out of 5
3 Reviews
LIBERTY GROVE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
10201 Liberty Grove
Rowlett, TX
Public | PK-5
641 17.5

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LUNA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1050 Lochness Rd
Garland, TX
Public | KG-5
508 14.7

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LYLES MIDDLE SCHOOL
4655 South Country Club Rd
Garland, TX
Public | 6-8
938 12.4

5 out of 5
3 Reviews
MEMORIAL PREPARATORY SCHOOL
2825 South 1st St
Garland, TX
Public | 8
109 10.9

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MONTCLAIR ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
5200 Broadmoor Dr
Garland, TX
Public | KG-5
450 15.0

5 out of 5
1 Review
NAAMAN FOREST HIGH SCHOOL
4843 Naaman Forest Blvd
Garland, TX
Public | 9-12
2,445 15.7

3.5 out of 5
2 Reviews
N GARLAND HIGH SCHOOL
2109 West Buckingham Rd
Garland, TX
Public | 9-12
2,203 14.7

2 out of 5
1 Review
NITA PEARSON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
5201 Nita Pearson Dr
Rowlett, TX
Public | PK-5
784 17.7

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
NORMA DORSEY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
6200 Dexham Rd
Rowlett, TX
Public | PK-5
677 16.8

5 out of 5
3 Reviews
NORTHLAKE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1626 Bosque Dr
Garland, TX
Public | KG-5
667 15.5

4 out of 5
1 Review
O'BANION MIDDLE SCHOOL
700 Birchwood Dr
Garland, TX
Public | 6-8
1,006 13.9

3.5 out of 5
9 Reviews
PARK CREST ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2232 Parkcrest Dr
Garland, TX
Public | PK-5
463 14.2

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PARSONS PRE-KINDERGARTEN CENTER SCHOOL
2202 Richoak Dr
Garland, TX
Public | PK
630 36.2

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P A S S LEARNING CENTER SCHOOL
400 East Spring Vly Rd
Richardson, TX
Public | 6-12
12 -

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P I P SCHOOL
2625 Anita Dr
Garland, TX
Public | PK
11 -

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ROACH ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1811 Mayfield Ave
Garland, TX
Public | PK-5
406 13.4

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ROBERT B SEWELL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
4400 Hudson Park
Sachse, TX
Public | PK-5
588 15.2

2.5 out of 5
3 Reviews
ROWLETT ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
3315 Carla Dr
Rowlett, TX
Public | KG-5
633 16.5

5 out of 5
4 Reviews
ROWLETT HIGH SCHOOL
4700 Kirby Rd
Rowlett, TX
Public | 9-12
2,613 16.5

5 out of 5
1 Review
SACHSE HIGH SCHOOL
3109 Miles Rd
Sachse, TX
Public | 9-12
2,564 16.6

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
SAM HOUSTON MIDDLE SCHOOL
2232 Sussex Dr
Garland, TX
Public | 6-8
843 14.9

4 out of 5
10 Reviews
SELLERS MIDDLE SCHOOL
1009 Mars Dr
Garland, TX
Public | 6-8
848 15.0

4 out of 5
4 Reviews
S GARLAND HIGH SCHOOL
600 Colonel Dr
Garland, TX
Public | 9-12
2,015 13.3

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SHOREHAVEN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
600 Shorehaven Dr
Garland, TX
Public | PK-5
474 15.0

5 out of 5
1 Review
SHUGART ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
4726 Rosehill Rd
Garland, TX
Public | PK-5
549 16.2

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SOUTHGATE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1115 Mayfield Ave
Garland, TX
Public | PK-5
428 13.2

5 out of 5
1 Review
SPRING CREEK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1510 Spring Creek Dr
Garland, TX
Public | PK-5
641 16.0

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STEADHAM ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
6200 Danridge Rd
Rowlett, TX
Public | PK-5
548 15.9

5 out of 5
1 Review
TOLER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
3520 Guthrie Rd
Garland, TX
Public | PK-5
663 15.5

5 out of 5
1 Review
VERNAL LISTER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
3131 Mars Dr
Garland, TX
Public | PK-5
666 15.9

5 out of 5
1 Review
VERNON SCHRADE MIDDLE SCHOOL
6201 Danbridge Rd
Rowlett, TX
Public | 6-8
1,321 18.2

5 out of 5
1 Review
VIAL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
126 Creekview Dr
Garland, TX
Public | KG-5
600 15.2

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WALNUT GLEN ACADEMY FOR EXCELLENCE
Blue Ribbon Schools Award 2007
3101 Edgewood Dr
Garland, TX
Public | PK-5
523 16.8

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WATSON TECHNOLOGY CENTER SCHOOL
2601 Dairy Rd
Garland, TX
Public | PK-5
592 17.9

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WEAVER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
805 Pleasant Vly Rd
Garland, TX
Public | PK-5
566 16.5

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WEBB MIDDLE SCHOOL
1610 Spring Creek
Garland, TX
Public | 6-8
1,276 17.1

5 out of 5
1 Review
WILLIAMS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1821 Old Gate Ln
Garland, TX
Public | KG-5
321 13.7

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