District Profile

Texarkana ISD is a dynamic urban school district located in the Northeast corner of Texas. The district encompasses an area of 34 square miles and shares a border with Texarkana, Arkansas public schools. The majority of the city of Texarkana, Texas lies within the TISD boundaries, along with the cities of Wake Village and Nash, Texas. The community is classified by the Texas Education Agency as an "independent town". Texarkana ISD has grown to become the largest district in Bowie County and the largest district served by the Region VIII Education Service Center.

Elementary Schools Grades
Served
2013-14
Enrollment
Paul Laurence Dunbar Early Education Center Pre-K 317
Highland Park Elementary Pre-K - 5 359
K 5 386
Nash Elementary Pre-K 5 655
Spring Lake Park Elementary Pre-K 5 407
Theron Jones Early Literacy Center K 2 411
Wake Village Elementary Pre-K 5 736
Westlawn Elementary 3 5 360
 
Secondary Schools
Texas Middle School 6 - 8 1,495
Texas High School 9 - 12 1,891
 
Alternative Schools
OPTIONS Academic Alternative High School 9 - 12 91
Texarkana ISD Virtual Academy 3 - 8 135
Total District Enrollment 7,243

Open Enrollment & Transfers
Texarkana ISD maintains an open enrollment policy and will accept transfers, on a free-tuition basis, from other Texas school districts.

For more information on Transfer Applications and Policies, contact:
Office of Quality Assurance & MIS
Crystal Martinez, Administrative Assistant
4241 Summerhill Road