Salado Independent School District
In 2012, the school district was rated five stars on the Financial Allocation Study for Texas (FAST) ratings based on students' reading and mathematics achievement and district spending.
- Salado High School (Grades 9-12)
- Salado Junior High (Grades 7-8)
- Salado Intermediate (Grades 3-6)
- Thomas Arnold Elementary (Grades PK-2)
- Superintendent: Dr. Michael Novotny
The Salado High School Academic UIL Team has won eight state championships, including the most recent state championship in 2013. The One Act Play won championships in 2010 and 2012. Salado High School won the Texas Lone Star Cup in 2008 and 2013. SISD provides over 25 career and technology courses, including horticulture, fish hatcheries, forestry, biotechnology, agriculture sciences, home economics, web mastering, and computer animation graphics.
The tax rate for Salado ISD is currently $1.30 per $100 evaluation of property with $1.04 going to Maintenance and Operations and $.26 going to debt service.
- "Financial Allocation Study for Texas (FAST)". Texas Comptroller.