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
Paul Laurence Dunbar Early Education Center Pre-K 282
Highland Park Elementary Pre-K - 5 361
K 5 342
Nash Elementary Pre-K 5 659
Spring Lake Park Elementary Pre-K 5 393
Theron Jones Early Literacy Center K 2 382
Waggoner Creek Elementary K 5 304
Wake Village Elementary Pre-K 5 574
Westlawn Elementary 3 5 371
Secondary Schools
Texas Middle School 6 - 8 1,403
Texas High School 9 - 12 1,707
Alternative Schools
OPTIONS Academic Alternative High School 9 - 12 65
eSchool 5 - 11 313
Total District Enrollment 7156

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
Rosalind Mayfield, Administrative Assistant
4241 Summerhill Road
Texarkana, Texas 75503
Phone: 903.794.3651 ext. 1030
Fax: 903.791.2995