Gainesville Independent School District

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Gainesville Independent School District
1800 S Morris St


SuperintendentDr. Jeffrey L. Brasher[1]
Faculty198 (S/T Ratio - 14.4:1)
GradesPre-Kindergarten - 12th
Enrollment≈ 3,000
Telephone(940) 665-4362
Fax(940) 668-0354

The Gainesville Independent School District is a public school district in Cooke County, Texas, United States, based in Gainesville, Texas. For the 2015-2016 school year, the academic performance report issued by the Texas Education Agency for GISD declared the school district as having "met standard"[2], the highest rating schools can earn on the State of Texas' accountability system.

Recent Superintendents have been Dr. Jeffrey "Jeff" Brasher (2011-Present); William "Bill" Gravitt (2007-2011); Dr. Charles A. Luke (2005-2007); Mike Rosenberg (1998-2005); Dr. Thomas Meyers (1993-1998); and Charles "Charlie" Uselton (1988-1993).


The Gainesville Independent School District has one pre-school (Head Start), two elementary schools, one intermediate school, one junior high (middle school), and one high school.

Pre-School (Head Start)[edit]

  • Gainesville Head Start

Elementary Schools[edit]

  • Edison Elementary School (Pre-Kindergarten-1st Grade)
  • W.E. Chalmers Elementary School (2nd Grade - 4th Grade)

Intermediate School[edit]

  • Robert E. Lee Intermediate School (5th & 6th Grade)

Junior High School (Middle School)[edit]

  • Gainesville Junior High School (7th & 8th Grade)

High School[edit]

Gainesville High School also serves students living in the Walnut Bend Independent School District, which does not have a high school of its own.


  1. ^ "Gainesville Independent School District". Gainesville Independent School District. Retrieved July 27, 2012.
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