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Career Opportunities

Texarkana Independent School District is a dynamic district with dedicated and talented staff members with a mission to ensure that every child succeeds. TISD is a community of leaders and learners that represents a great opportunity for employees to grow and develop professionally. TISD is one of the largest employers in the Texarkana area with over 1,200 employees serving 7,000 students.

We have a commitment to:

  1. Academic Performance 
    Immerse each student in innovative, engaging learning experiences that are diverse, flexible and authentic.

    Develop for each student access to career focused pathways and resources that will enrich their career exploration.

  2. Learning Environment/Facilities
    Provide each student access to well-maintained state of the art facilities that support innovative learning and creativity in a safe and secure environment.

  3. Social Emotional Support
    Guarantee each student will have a learning environment that supports their social, emotional, physical and mental health.

  4. Parental/Community Involvement
    Ensure each student will experience a school and community partnership that provides access to resources designed to anticipate and nourish student needs.

  5. Technology
    Develop for each student ethical digital citizenship skills.

    Ensure each student will have equitable access to technology that is fundamental to student success    

  6. Human Resources
    Ensure each student will be guided by professional, high-performing, dedicated staff who reflect and embrace the diversity of the students they serve.

Teacher Applicant Highlights:

  • Competitive Salaries & Benefits
  • Highest starting Teacher Salary in Region VIII at $45,500
  • $4,000 Math & Science Teacher Shortage Stipend for Grades 8-12
  • $5,000 Bilingual Teacher Stipend
  • $3,000 Foreign Language Stipend
  • $2,000 Special Education Self-Contained Teacher Stipend
  • Thirteen Month Payroll Option for New Teachers
  • District Paid Life Insurance and Long Term Disability Coverage for Full Time Employees
  • Master’s Degree Tuition Paid Program for STEM and Bilingual Teachers
  • Discounted District Daycare (Tiger Learning Center)

Whether you are a recent graduate, an experienced employee or someone pursuing changing career fields and seeking new challenges, consider a career move to TISD. It will be our pleasure to visit with you and answer any questions you may have about job opportunities.

Human Resources
Tiffany Rice, Administrative Assistant

TISD Welcome Center
2208 Kennedy Lane
Texarkana, TX 75503 Phone: 903.794.8473 ext. 1012
Fax: 903.791.2995


8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. – Monday - Thursday
8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. - Friday

Notice of Nondiscrimination and Equal Employment Opportunity
The Texarkana Independent School District does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age in its programs and activities and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups.  The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies:  Amy Nix, Chief Human Resources Officer, 2208 Kennedy Lane, Texarkana, TX 75503, 903.794.8473.