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For the 2021 school year, there are 40 public schools in Grand Prairie Independent School District, serving 29,357 students. Grand Prairie Independent School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Texas.
Public schools in Grand Prairie Independent School District have an average math proficiency score of 47% (versus the Texas public school average of 48%), and reading proficiency score of 41% (versus the 45% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Texas.
The top ranked public schools in Grand Prairie Independent School District are School For The Highly Gifted, Grand Prairie Fine Arts Academy and Grand Prairie Collegiate Institute. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Texas public school average of 72% (majority Hispanic).
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas public school average of 15:1.

Overview

School District NameGrand Prairie Independent School District
School District Websitehttp://www.gpisd.org/
School District Phone Number(972) 264-6141
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (TX)
# of Schools40 Schools8,955 Schools
# of Students29,357 Students5,398,246 Students
# of Teachers1,926 Teachers355,401 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1

District Comparison

Grand Prairie Independent School District, which is ranked #532 of all 1,200 school districts in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 90% has increased from 89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#431 out of 1200 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Grand Prairie Independent   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Grand Prairie Independent   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of TX by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Grand Prairie Independent   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of TX by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
90%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Grand Prairie Independent   School District and public school graduation rate of TX by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.540.64
# of American Indian Students119 Students20,590 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students932 Students235,500 Students
% Asian Students
3%
4%
# of Hispanic Students19,033 Students2,826,531 Students
% Hispanic Students
65%
52%
# of Black Students5,294 Students680,292 Students
% Black Students
18%
13%
# of White Students3,397 Students1,504,856 Students
% White Students
12%
28%
# of Hawaiian Students42 Students8,027 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students540 Students122,450 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:1,475254,767
# of Students in Kindergarten:1,865371,437
# of Students in 1st Grade:2,016388,455
# of Students in 2nd Grade:1,976394,227
# of Students in 3rd Grade:2,248409,796
# of Students in 4th Grade:2,238413,679
# of Students in 5th Grade:2,262414,261
# of Students in 6th Grade:2,083402,503
# of Students in 7th Grade:2,025402,496
# of Students in 8th Grade:2,178398,647
# of Students in 9th Grade:2,530433,436
# of Students in 10th Grade:2,434397,442
# of Students in 11th Grade:2,192371,952
# of Students in 12th Grade:1,835345,148
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $11,825 in this school district is less than the state median of $12,556. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,578 is higher than the state median of $12,335. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (TX)
Total Revenue$347 MM$11 MM
This chart display total revenue of Grand Prairie Independent   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in TX by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$369 MM$11 MM
This chart display total spending of Grand Prairie Independent   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in TX by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,825$12,556
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Grand Prairie Independent   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in TX by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$12,578$12,335
This chart display average spending per public school student in Grand Prairie Independent   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in TX by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Grand Prairie Independent School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • School For The Highly Gifted Charter School
    Math: ≥95% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    2990 S Hwy 161
    Grand Prairie, TX 75052
    (972) 343-7864

    Grades: 1-6 | 127 students
  • Grand Prairie Fine Arts Academy Math: 81% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    102 Gopher Blvd
    Grand Prairie, TX 75050
    (972) 237-5603

    Grades: 6-12 | 832 students
  • Grand Prairie Collegiate Institute Charter School
    Math: 80% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1502 College St
    Grand Prairie, TX 75050
    (972) 264-6141

    Grades: 6-12 | 290 students
  • John A Dubiski Career High School Math: 85% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    2990 S Hwy 161
    Grand Prairie, TX 75052
    (972) 343-7800

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,735 student
  • Colin Powell Elementary School Math: 71% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    5009 S Carrier Pkwy
    Grand Prairie, TX 75052
    (972) 642-3961

    Grades: PK-5 | 534 students
  • Garner Fine Arts Academy Math: 66% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    145 Polo Rd
    Grand Prairie, TX 75052
    (972) 262-5000

    Grades: PK-5 | 1,001 student
  • Thurgood Marshall Leadership Academy Math: 53% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1160 Warrior Trl
    Grand Prairie, TX 75052
    (972) 522-7200

    Grades: PK-5 | 678 students
  • Stephen F Austin Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    815 N W 7th St
    Grand Prairie, TX 75050
    (972) 343-4600

    Grades: PK-5 | 502 students
  • Uplift Lee Charter School
    Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    401 E Grand Prairie Rd
    Grand Prairie, TX 75051
    (972) 262-6785

    Grades: K-4 | 246 students
  • Ronald W Reagan Middle School Math: 55% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    4616 E Bardin Rd
    Grand Prairie, TX 75052
    (972) 522-7300

    Grades: 6-8 | 896 students
  • Mike Moseley Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1851 Camp Wisdom Rd
    Grand Prairie, TX 75052
    (972) 522-2800

    Grades: PK-5 | 622 students
  • Dwight D Eisenhower Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    2102 N Carrier Pkwy
    Grand Prairie, TX 75050
    (972) 262-3717

    Grades: PK-5 | 809 students
  • Florence Hill Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    4213 Robinson Rd
    Grand Prairie, TX 75052
    (972) 264-0802

    Grades: PK-5 | 594 students
  • Hobbs Williams Elementary School Math: 48% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1635 S E 14th St
    Grand Prairie, TX 75051
    (972) 522-2700

    Grades: K-5 | 633 students
  • Lorenzo De Zavala Environmental Science Academy Math: 52% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    3410 Kirby Creek Dr
    Grand Prairie, TX 75052
    (972) 642-0448

    Grades: K-5 | 862 students
  • Ervin C Whitt Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    3320 S Edelweiss
    Grand Prairie, TX 75052
    (972) 264-5024

    Grades: PK-5 | 649 students
  • Robert E Lee Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    401 E Grand Prairie Rd
    Grand Prairie, TX 75051
    (972) 262-6785

    Grades: K-5 | 560 students
  • South Grand Prairie High School Math: 54% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    301 W Warrior Trl
    Grand Prairie, TX 75052
    (972) 343-1500

    Grades: 9-12 | 3,381 students
  • Ywla At Bill Arnold Math: 46% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1204 E Marshall Dr
    Grand Prairie, TX 75051
    (972) 343-7400

    Grades: 6-12 | 895 students
  • Sam Rayburn El Steam Academy Math: 39% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2800 Reforma Dr
    Grand Prairie, TX 75052
    (972) 264-8900

    Grades: K-5 | 566 students
  • Hector P Garcia Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2444 Graham
    Grand Prairie, TX 75050
    (972) 237-0001

    Grades: PK-5 | 577 students
  • Andrew Jackson Middle School Math: 47% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3504 Corn Valley Rd
    Grand Prairie, TX 75052
    (972) 264-2704

    Grades: 6-9 | 988 students
  • James Bowie Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    425 Alice Dr
    Grand Prairie, TX 75051
    (972) 262-7348

    Grades: PK-5 | 495 students
  • Barbara Bush Elementary School Math: 40% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    511 E Springdale
    Grand Prairie, TX 75052
    (972) 237-1628

    Grades: K-5 | 490 students
  • Ymla At John F Kennedy Middle School Math: 44% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2205 Se 4th St
    Grand Prairie, TX 75051
    (972) 264-8651

    Grades: 6-9 | 745 students
  • Ellen Ochoa Stem Academy At Ben Miliam Elementary School Math: 36% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2030 Proctor Dr
    Grand Prairie, TX 75051
    (972) 262-7131

    Grades: K-5 | 794 students
  • James Fannin Middle School Math: 43% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    301 Ne 28th St
    Grand Prairie, TX 75050
    (972) 262-8668

    Grades: 6-9 | 506 students
  • Harry S Truman Middle School Math: 35% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1501 Coffeyville Trl
    Grand Prairie, TX 75052
    (972) 641-7676

    Grades: 6-8 | 593 students
  • Sallye R Moore Elementary School Math: 31% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3150 Waterwood Dr
    Grand Prairie, TX 75052
    (972) 660-2261

    Grades: PK-6 | 495 students
  • Suzanna Dickinson Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1902 Palmer Trl
    Grand Prairie, TX 75052
    (972) 641-1664

    Grades: PK-5 | 405 students
  • David Daniels El Academy Of Science & Math Math: 35% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    801 S W 19th St
    Grand Prairie, TX 75051
    (972) 264-7803

    Grades: K-5 | 439 students
  • William B Travis World Language Academy Charter School
    Math: 35% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    525 Ne 15th St
    Grand Prairie, TX 75050
    (972) 262-2990

    Grades: PK-8 | 819 students
  • Grand Prairie High School Math: 37% | Reading: 22%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    101 High School Dr
    Grand Prairie, TX 75050
    (972) 809-5711

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,806 students
  • Juan N Seguin Elementary School Math: 31% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1450 S E Fourth St
    Grand Prairie, TX 75051
    (972) 522-7100

    Grades: K-5 | 487 students
  • John Adams Middle School Math: 22% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    833 W Tarrant Rd
    Grand Prairie, TX 75050
    (972) 262-1934

    Grades: 6-8 | 796 students
  • Show 5 more public schools in Grand Prairie Independent School District (out of 40 total schools)
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