Atlanta Independent School District

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Atlanta Independent School District
106 W Main St.
Atlanta, Texas[2]

ESC Region 8[1]
Coordinates 33°6′53″N 94°10′2″W / 33.11472°N 94.16722°W / 33.11472; -94.16722
District information
Type Independent school district
Grades Pre-K through 12
Superintendent Roger Hailey[1]
Schools 5 (2009-10)[2]
District ID 4808880[2]
Students and staff
Students 1,801 (2010-11)[1]
Teachers 133.94 (2009-10)[2] (on full-time equivalent (FTE) basis)
Student-teacher ratio 13.54 (2009-10)[2]
Athletic conference UIL Class 3A Football[3]
District mascot Rabbits[4]
Colors           Maroon, White[4]
Other information
TEA District Accountability Rating for 2011-12 Academically Acceptable[5]
Website Atlanta ISD

Atlanta Independent School District is a public school district based in Atlanta, Texas (USA). In addition to Atlanta, the district also serves the town of Douglassville. The district operates one high school, Atlanta High School.


As of the 2010-2011 school year, the appraised valuation of property in the district was $537,222,000.[1] The maintenance tax rate was $0.104 and the bond tax rate was $0.015 per $100 of appraised valuation.[1]

Academic achievement[edit]

In 2011, the school district was rated "academically acceptable" by the Texas Education Agency.[5] Forty-nine percent of districts in Texas in 2011 received the same rating.[6] No state accountability ratings will be given to districts in 2012.[7] 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[5]

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


In the 2011-2012 school year, the district had students in five schools.[1]

Regular instructional
  • Atlanta High School (9th- 12th grade)
  • Atlanta Middle School (6th- 8th grade)
  • Atlanta Elementary School (3rd- 5th grade)
  • Atlanta Primary School (Kindergarten- 2nd grade)
DAEP instructional
  • Corrective Behavior Center (Grades 5-12)

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