Ferris Independent School District
In the early 90's, Ferris ISD administrators would give students "swats" if they did not stay silent and keep their eyes fixed on the television during the lunch period while the Channel One News Program aired.
Schools are located in the City of Ferris.
- Ferris High School (Grades 9-12)
- Ferris Junior High School (Grades 6-8)
- Ferris Intermediate School (Grades 4-5)
- Lucy Mae McDonald Elementary School (Grades 1-3)
- Hazel Ingram Elementary School (Grades PK3-K)
- "2009 Accountability Rating System". Texas Education Agency.