Amarillo Independent School District

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Amarillo Independent School District
Logo of Amarillo Independent School District
7200 I 40 W
Amarillo, Texas[2]

ESC Region 16[1]
Coordinates 35°11′16″N 101°55′2″W / 35.18778°N 101.91722°W / 35.18778; -101.91722
District information
Type Independent school district
Grades Pre-K through 12
Superintendent Dr. Dana West[1]
Schools 56 (2016-17)[2]
District ID 4808130[2]
Students and staff
Students 32,682 (2010-11)[1]
Teachers 2,190.46 (2009-10)[2] (on full-time equivalent (FTE) basis)
Student-teacher ratio 14.56 (2009-10)[2]
Other information
TEA District Accountability Rating for 2011-12 Academically Acceptable[3]

Amarillo Independent School District is a school district that is based in the city of Amarillo, Texas, United States. Amarillo ISD covers about 70 square miles (180 km2) of land in Randall County and Potter County. In the 2009-2010 academic term, nearly 32,000 students were enrolled.


As of the 2010-2011 school year, the appraised valuation of property in the district was $7,244,290,000.[1] The maintenance tax rate was $0.108 and the bond tax rate was $0.009 per $100 of appraised valuation.[1]

Academic achievement[edit]

In 2011, the school district was rated "academically acceptable" by the Texas Education Agency.[3] Forty-nine percent of districts in Texas in 2011 received the same rating.[4] No state accountability ratings will be given to districts in 2012.[5] A school district in Texas can receive one of four possible rankings from the Texas Education Agency: Exemplary (the highest possible ranking), Recognized, Academically Acceptable, and Academically Unacceptable (the lowest possible ranking).

Historical district TEA accountability ratings[3]

  • 2011: Academically Acceptable
  • 2010: Recognized
  • 2009: Academically Acceptable
  • 2008: Academically Acceptable
  • 2007: Academically Acceptable
  • 2006: Academically Acceptable
  • 2005: Academically Acceptable
  • 2004: Academically Acceptable

List of schools[edit]

High schools[edit]

Specialized instruction[edit]

  • Amarillo Area Center for Advanced Learning (AACAL)
  • Homebound
  • North Heights Alternative

Middle schools[edit]

  • Austin Middle School
  • Bonham Middle School
  • Bowie Middle School
  • Bowie 6th Gtade Campus
  • Crockett Middle School
  • Lorenzo de Zavala Middle School (includes grades 5,6,7&8)
  • Fannin Middle School
  • Houston Middle School
  • Johnny N. Allen (6th Grade Only)
  • Mann Middle School
  • Travis Middle School
  • Travis 6th Grade Campus

Elementary schools[edit]

  • Avondale Elementary
  • Belmar Elementary
  • Bivins Elementary
  • Carver Early Childhood Academy
  • Carver Elementary Academy
  • Coronado Elementary
  • Eastridge Elementary
  • Emerson Elementary
  • Forest Hill Elementary
  • Glenwood Elementary
  • Hamlet Elementary School
  • Humphrey's Highland Elementary
  • Lamar Elementary
  • Landergin Elementary
  • Lawndale Elementary
  • Lee Elementary
  • Mesa Verde Elementary
  • Oak Dale Elementary
  • Olsen Park Elementary
  • Paramount Terrace Elementary
  • Pleasant Valley Elementary
  • Puckett Elementary
  • Ridgecrest Elementary
  • Rogers Elementary
  • San Jacinto Elementary
  • Sanborn Elementary
  • Sleepy Hollow Elementary
  • South Georgia Elementary
  • South Lawn Elementary
  • Sunrise Elementary
  • Tradewind Elementary
  • Western Plateau Elementary
  • Whittier Elementary
  • Wills Elementary
  • Windsor Elementary
  • Wolflin Elementary
  • Woodlands Elementary

See also[edit]


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