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 296
Highland Park Elementary Pre-K - 5 364
K 5 358
Nash Elementary Pre-K 5 677
Spring Lake Park Elementary Pre-K 5 408
Theron Jones Early Literacy Center K 2 386
Waggoner Creek Elementary K 5 338
Wake Village Elementary Pre-K 5 579
Westlawn Elementary 3 5 346
Secondary Schools
Texas Middle School 6 - 8 1,413
Texas High School 9 - 12 1,719
Alternative Schools
OPTIONS Early Graduation High School 9 - 12 69
5 - 11 232
Total District Enrollment 7053

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:
Department - Student Services
Rosalind Mayfield, Administrative Assistant
2208 Kennedy Ln.
Texarkana, Texas 75503
Phone: 903.794.8473 ext. 1030
Fax: 903.791.2995