Clear Creek Independent School District

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Clear Creek Independent School District (CCISD) is a school district based in League City, Texas (USA). The district serves most of the Clear Lake Area and some other neighboring parts of the Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown metro area.

As of 2009 the Superintendent of Schools is Dr. Greg Smith.

Clear Creek ISD high schools (and some intermediate schools) play their home games at Veterans Memorial Stadium.

Clear Creek ISD cities[edit]

Cities wholly within CCISD

Cities partly within CCISD

  • Friendswood (Harris County portion)
  • Houston (a small portion around the other CCISD cities is in CCISD - The Houston portion is Clear Lake City One portion is Houston but is not part of Clear Lake City on El Dorado Blvd between I45 and highway 3 and includes Pipers Meadow subdivision and Sterling Knoll subdivision)
  • League City (most of League City is in CCISD)
  • Pasadena
  • Pearland[1]

In addition, some unincorporated sections of Harris County and some unincorporated sections of Galveston County (including a portion of Bacliff) are zoned to CCISD.

History[edit]

CCISD was formed in 1948 when the districts of Kemah, League City, Seabrook, and Webster were consolidated. The name derives from nearby Clear Creek, which forms Clear Lake, one of the few natural lakes in Texas.[citation needed]

In the 2000s, rising real estate costs in Galveston forced many families to move to other areas, including League City. This meant an influx of children out of Galveston ISD and into other school districts like Clear Creek ISD.[2]

Schools[edit]

Secondary schools[edit]

High schools[edit]

Zoned http://www2.ccisd.net/AboutCCISD/AttendanceZones.aspx

Alternative Schools[edit]

Intermediate schools[edit]

  • Bayside Intermediate School (League City) (Education Village)
  • Brookside Intermediate School (Friendswood)
  • Clear Creek Intermediate (League City)
  • Clear Lake Intermediate School (Houston)
  • Creekside Intermediate School (League City)
  • League City Intermediate School (League City)
  • Seabrook Intermediate School (Seabrook)
  • Space Center Intermediate School (Houston)
  • Victory Lakes Intermediate School (League City)
  • Westbrook Intermediate School (Webster, formerly Webster Intermediate School)[4]

Elementary schools[edit]

  • Armand Bayou Elementary School (Houston)
  • Bauerschlag Elementary School (League City)
  • Bay Elementary School (Seabrook)
  • Brookwood Elementary School (Pasadena)
  • Clear Lake City Elementary School (Houston)
  • Falcon Pass Elementary School (Houston)
  • Lloyd R. Ferguson Elementary School (League City)
  • Art And Pat Goforth Elementary School (League City)
  • P. H. Greene Elementary School (Unincorporated Harris County)
  • Walter Hall Elementary School (League City)
  • I. W. and Eleanor Hyde Elementary School (League City)
  • Landolt Elementary School (Unincorporated Harris County)
  • League City Elementary School (League City)
  • Margaret S. McWhirter Elementary School (Webster)
  • Sandra Mossman Elementary School (League City) (Education Village)
  • North Pointe Elementary School (Houston)
  • G. W. Robinson Elementary School (Taylor Lake Village)
  • James H. Ross Elementary School (League City)
  • LaVace Stewart Elementary School (Unincorporated Galveston County)
  • Ward Elementary School (Houston)
  • Arlyne and Alan Weber Elementary School (Unincorporated Harris County)
  • Wedgewood Elementary School (Friendswood)
  • G. H. Whitcomb Elementary School (Houston)
  • Weber Elementary
  • White Elementary School (El Lago)
  • Ralph Parr Elementary (League City)
  • Henry Bauerschlag Elementary School (League City)

Rankings[edit]

As of 2010 Clear Creek ISD was ranked as an "exemplary" district (the highest ranking) by the Texas Education Agency.[6] For comparison, 29% of all schools in Texas rated by the TEA were ranked as "exemplary".[7]

Among the high schools, Clear Horizons Early College High School and Clear Lake High School (both in the Clear Lake City (Greater Houston) area of Houston) were ranked as "exemplary" with the others ranked as "recognized".[8] On the Texas Assessment of Knowledge and Skills examinations, 97% of students passed in reading, 97% passed in writing, 98% passed in social studies, 93% passed in mathematics, and 92% passed in science. As of 2008 the high school graduation rate was 97%.[9]

See also[edit]


References[edit]

  1. ^ "City of Pearland School Districts." (Archive) City of Pearland. Retrieved on March 21, 2014.
  2. ^ Schladen, Marty. "Forces drive people off island." Galveston County Daily News. July 23, 2006. Retrieved on March 22, 2014. "Some families leaving Galveston for League City say the relative quality of the schools is a factor. Reyes said he’s been pleased with Clear Creek schools, but that wasn’t why his family decided to move."
  3. ^ "Comprehensive Land Use Plan." City of Friendswood. Accessed September 28, 2008.
  4. ^ Hunter, Rachel. "Changes to attendance zones approved." Galveston County Daily News. Published February 26, 2005.
  5. ^ Microsoft Word - 2007-schools.doc
  6. ^ "2009 Accountability System: List by District". Texas Education Agency. Retrieved 22 Jan 2010. 
  7. ^ "2009 Accountability System: State Summary". Texas Education Agency. Retrieved 22 Jan 2010. 
  8. ^ "2009 Accountability Ratings by Region: Region 04: Houston". Texas Education Agency. Retrieved 22 Jan 2010. 
  9. ^ "2009 District Accountability Data Tables: Standard Procedures". Texas Education Agency. Retrieved 22 Jan 2010. 

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