Central Independent School District

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Central Independent School District
Pollok, Texas
ESC Region 7[1]

District information
TypePublic Independent school district
MottoPride ... Passion ... Purpose
GradesEE through 12[1]
SuperintendentDr. Allen Garner[1]
Schools4 (2011-12)[2]
District ID4813500[2]
Students and staff
Students1540 (2012-13)[1]
Teachers111.52 (2011-12)[2] (on full-time equivalent (FTE) basis)
Student-teacher ratio13.72 (2011-12)[2]
Athletic conferenceUIL Class AAA (non-football participant)
Other information
WebsiteCentral ISD

Central Independent School District is a public school district based in the community of Pollok, Texas (USA). In addition to Central, a VERY small portion goes into the city of Lufkin.

In 2009, the school district was rated "academically acceptable" by the Texas Education Agency.[3]


Central Independent School District traces its origin to 1929 via the consolidation of five small schools that were located in the Pollok-Central area: Union, Durant, Pollok, Clawson and Allentown under the name Central Consolidated Common School District. By the 1939-1940 school year, the Cordaway Springs and Simpson schools had also merged with Central Consolidated. In 1955, Central converted from a Common School District to an Independent School District.


Central ISD has three campuses - Central High (Grades 9-12), Central Junior High (Grades 5-8), and Central Elementary (Grades EE-4). Two campuses, along with the administration building, are located at one campus on U.S. Highway 69N approximately seven miles north of Lufkin, Texas. The third campus, a new elementary building, is located just 1/2 mile north on HWY 69.


  1. ^ a b c d Texas School Directory 2013-14 (PDF). Austin, Texas: Texas Education Agency. February 2014. p. 44. Retrieved 14 December 2014.
  2. ^ a b c d "Search for Public School Districts – District Detail for Central ISD". National Center for Education Statistics. Institute of Education Sciences. Retrieved 14 December 2014.
  3. ^ "2009 Accountability Rating System". Texas Education Agency. Archived from the original on 2015-10-25.

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