Gordon Independent School District

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Gordon Independent School District
Gordon, TX
ESC Region 11
District information
Type Public
Motto Dedicated to Excellence
Grades Pre-K through 12
Established 1882
Superintendent Eric Hough
Students and staff
Students 190
Teachers 20
Staff 33
Athletic conference UIL Class A (six-man football participant)
Colors Black & Gold
Other information
Mascot Longhorn
State Champs 1996 & 1999
TEA Rating Exemplary
Website Gordon ISD

Gordon Independent School District is a public school district based in Gordon, Texas (USA).

Located in Palo Pinto County, the district serves the city of Mingus and extends into a small portion of northern Erath County. Gordon ISD was rated Exemplary by the Texas Education Agency in 2009 making it the only K-12 district in the county with the high honor. Gordon High School won the 1996 and 1999 UIL six-man football championship.

In 2009, the school district was rated "exemplary" by the Texas Education Agency.[1]


The Gordon Independent School District was organized in 1882 and began as a one-room school. Miss Mollie Shelton was the school's first teacher.

Special programs[edit]


Gordon High School plays six-man football

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "2009 Accountability Rating System". Texas Education Agency. Archived from the original on 2015-10-25. 

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