Mesquite Independent School District (ISD)

  • 405 EAST DAVIS ST
  • MESQUITE, TX 75149
  • (972) 288-6411
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District Information

District Overview

 DistrictState Average
Graduation Rate80.7%73.1%
Dropout Rate1.5%4.0%
Per Pupil Spending$7,320$8,501
Students Per Teacher15.714.5
Number of Schools47-
Number of Students37,030-
Number of (FTE) Teachers2,363-

Student Enrollment (2009-2010)

  Students Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Student Enrollment37,03015.7
Student Enrollment By Grade
  Students
Prekindergarten Students1,011
Kindergarten Students2,592
1st Grade Students2,695
2nd Grade Students2,738
3rd Grade Students2,956
4th Grade Students2,826
5th Grade Students2,932
6th Grade Students2,825
7th Grade Students2,879
8th Grade Students2,921
9th Grade Students3,246
10th Grade Students2,675
11th Grade Students2,552
12th Grade Students2,424
Ungraded Students-
Student Enrollment By Race
  Students
American Indian or Alaska Native187
Asian or Pacific Islander1,036
Hispanic16,844
Black (Non-Hispanic)9,632
White (Non-Hispanic)9,573
Student Enrollment By Gender
  Students
Male19,000
Female18,272

Faculty and Staff (2009-2010)

Teachers Per Grade Level
    Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Full Time Equivalent (FTE) Teachers2,36315.7
Prekindergarten Teachers18-
Kindergarten Teachers126-
Elementary Teachers1,015-
Secondary Teachers916-
Teachers of Ungraded Classes289-
Instructional Faculty
   
Instructional Aides419
Instructional Coordinators and Supervisors14
Guidance Counselors & Directors
   
Total Guidance Counselors & Directors77
Elementary-
Secondary-
Other77
Librarians & Staff
   
Librarians48
Library Support Staff15
Administrators
   
Total Administrators & Support Staff1,449
Local Education Agency (LEA) Administrators47
LEA Administrative Support Staff98
School Administrators158
School Administrative Support Staff153
Student Support Services131
Other Support Services Staff862

District Financial Details (2008)

Revenues For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Revenues$340,441,000-
Total Local Revenues$114,696,00033.7%
Property Tax$93,305,00027.4%
Tuition Fees from Pupils and Parents$760,0000.2%
School Lunch$6,664,0002.0%
District Activity Receipts$3,552,0001.0%
Rents and Royalties$549,0000.2%
Sale of Property$169,0000.05%
Interest Earnings$6,925,0002.0%
Fines and Forfeits$1,185,0000.3%
Miscellaneous$1,587,0000.5%
Total State Revenues$203,581,00059.8%
General Formula Assistance$169,947,00049.9%
School Lunch Programs$145,0000.04%
Capital Outlay and Debt Services Programs$19,061,0005.6%
Other Programs$2,600,0000.8%
State Revenues on Behalf - Employee Benefits$10,341,0003.0%
State Revenues on Behalf - Non-Employee Benefits$1,487,0000.4%
Total Federal Revenues$22,164,0006.5%
Through State - Title I$4,376,0001.3%
Through State - Vocational and Tech Education$315,0000.09%
Through State - Child Nutrition Act$8,292,0002.4%
Through State - Other$6,998,0002.1%
Direct - Other$2,183,0000.6%
Expenditures For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Current Expenditures$268,206,000-
Total Instruction Expenditures$167,480,00062.4%
Total Support Services Expenditures$87,662,00032.7%
Student Support$12,941,0003.8%
Instructional Staff Support$13,764,0004.0%
General Administration Support$1,786,0000.5%
School Administration Support$14,279,0004.2%
Operation and Maintenance Support$31,785,0009.3%
Student Transportation Support$4,206,0001.2%
Other Support Services$8,901,0002.6%
Total Other Expenditures$13,064,0004.9%
Food Services$13,064,0003.8%

Graduation and Dropout Details (2007-08)

Graduation Information
Overall Graduation Rate 80.7%
Total Diploma Count 2,343
Other High School Completion Certificate (OHC) Recipients -
Dropout Information
  Dropouts Dropout Rate
Total Grades 9-121581.5%

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

Schools Summary:
  • Schools: 47
  • Students: 37,030
  • Full-Time Equivalent Teachers: 2,363
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ACHZIGER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
3300 Ridgeranch Rd
Mesquite, TX
Public | PK-5
637 16.6

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AGNEW MIDDLE SCHOOL
729 Wilkinson Dr
Mesquite, TX
Public | 7-8
869 16.4

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AUSTIN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
3020 Poteet Dr
Mesquite, TX
Public | PK-6
450 16.4

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BEASLEY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
919 Green Canyon Dr
Mesquite, TX
Public | PK-6
478 17.6

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BERRY MIDDLE SCHOOL
2675 Bear Dr
Mesquite, TX
Public | 6-8
787 15.0

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BLACK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
328 East Newsom St
Mesquite, TX
Public | PK-6
615 16.7

5 out of 5
1 Review
CANNADAY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2701 Chisolm Tr
Mesquite, TX
Public | KG-6
595 16.1

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FLORENCE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
4621 Gleneagle St
Mesquite, TX
Public | PK-6
533 15.9

3 out of 5
2 Reviews
FLOYD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
3025 Hickory Tree Rd
Balch Springs, TX
Public | PK-5
669 16.3

1 out of 5
1 Review
GALLOWAY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
200 Clary Dr
Mesquite, TX
Public | PK-6
656 17.1

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GENTRY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1901 Twin Oaks Dr
Mesquite, TX
Public | PK-6
726 17.5

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GRAY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
3500 Pioneer Rd
Balch Springs, TX
Public | PK-6
860 17.9

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
HANBY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
912 Cascade St
Mesquite, TX
Public | PK-5
837 17.1

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HODGES ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
14401 Spring Oaks
Balch Springs, TX
Public | PK-6
828 17.2

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HORN HIGH SCHOOL
3300 East Cartwright Rd
Mesquite, TX
Public | 9-12
2,301 18.3

3 out of 5
1 Review
JAMES P TERRY MIDDLE SCHOOL
2351 Edwards Church Rd
Mesquite, TX
Public | 6-8
938 17.2

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KIMBALL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
4010 Coryell Way
Mesquite, TX
Public | KG-6
336 15.2

5 out of 5
1 Review
KIMBROUGH MIDDLE SCHOOL
3900 North Galloway Ave
Mesquite, TX
Public | 7-8
771 16.1

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LAWRENCE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
3811 Richman Dr
Mesquite, TX
Public | PK-6
400 13.9

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MACKEY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
14900 North Spring Ridge Circl
Balch Springs, TX
Public | KG-5
812 16.2

5 out of 5
1 Review
MCDONALD MIDDLE SCHOOL
2930 Town East Blvd
Mesquite, TX
Public | 7-8
934 15.5

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MCKENZIE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
3535 Stephens Green
Mesquite, TX
Public | KG-6
470 15.9

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MCWHORTER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1700 Hickory Tree Rd
Mesquite, TX
Public | PK-6
749 16.2

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MESQUITE ACADEMY
2704 Motley
Mesquite, TX
Public | 9-12
214 5.6

5 out of 5
1 Review
MESQUITE HIGH SCHOOL
300 East Davis St
Mesquite, TX
Public | 9-12
2,746 18.3

2 out of 5
4 Reviews
MOSS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1208 New Market Rd
Mesquite, TX
Public | KG-6
574 16.5

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MOTLEY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
3719 Moon Dr
Mesquite, TX
Public | KG-6
398 14.7

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NEW MIDDLE SCHOOL
3700 South Beltline Rd
Mesquite, TX
Public | 6-8
973 13.8

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NORTH MESQUITE HIGH SCHOOL
18201 Lbj Fwy
Mesquite, TX
Public | 9-12
2,395 15.4

2.5 out of 5
3 Reviews
P A S S LEARNING CENTER SCHOOL
1673 Terre Colony Ct
Dallas, TX
Public | 7-11
14 -

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PIRRUNG ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1500 Creek Vly
Mesquite, TX
Public | PK-5
539 16.8

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PORTER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
517 Via Avenida
Mesquite, TX
Public | PK-6
526 17.3

3 out of 5
1 Review
POTEET HIGH SCHOOL
3300 Poteet Dr
Mesquite, TX
Public | 9-12
1,500 14.4

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PRICE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
630 Stroud Ln
Garland, TX
Public | KG-6
513 16.0

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RANGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2600 Bamboo St
Mesquite, TX
Public | KG-6
575 16.8

5 out of 5
1 Review
RUGEL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2701 Sybil Dr
Mesquite, TX
Public | KG-6
421 13.1

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RUTHERFORD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1607 Sierra Dr
Mesquite, TX
Public | KG-5
506 16.2

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SEABOURN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2300 Sandy Ln
Mesquite, TX
Public | PK-6
615 16.5

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SHANDS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
4836 Shands Dr
Mesquite, TX
Public | KG-6
786 17.6

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SHAW ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
707 Purple Sage Trl
Mesquite, TX
Public | KG-6
740 17.8

1 out of 5
1 Review
SMITH ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2300 Mesquite Valley Rd
Mesquite, TX
Public | KG-5
530 16.9

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THOMPSON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2525 Helen Ln
Mesquite, TX
Public | KG-5
686 17.6

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TISINGER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1701 Hillcrest St
Mesquite, TX
Public | PK-5
811 18.0

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TOSCH ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2424 Larchmont Dr
Mesquite, TX
Public | KG-6
707 15.7

5 out of 5
1 Review
VANSTON MIDDLE SCHOOL
3230 Karla Dr
Mesquite, TX
Public | 7-8
675 14.9

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WEST MESQUITE HIGH SCHOOL
2500 Memorial Parkway
Mesquite, TX
Public | 9-12
1,731 15.4

4.5 out of 5
2 Reviews
WILKINSON MIDDLE SCHOOL
2100 Crest Park Dr
Mesquite, TX
Public | 6-8
846 15.0

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