Grand Prairie ISD School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 41 public schools serving 28,230 students in Grand Prairie ISD School District. This district's average testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Texas.
Public Schools in Grand Prairie ISD School District have an average math proficiency score of 50% (versus the Texas public school average of 51%), and reading proficiency score of 43% (versus the 47% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Grand Prairie ISD School District are School For The Highly Gifted, Grand Prairie Collegiate Institute and Grand Prairie Fine Arts Academy. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Grand Prairie ISD School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Texas.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Texas public school average of 73% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Grand Prairie ISD School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Texas for:

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Grand Prairie ISD School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (TX)
# Schools
41 Schools
9,055 Schools
# Students
28,230 Students
5,372,448 Students
# Teachers
1,859 Teachers
369,163 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1

District Rank

Grand Prairie ISD School District, which is ranked #531 of all 1,194 school districts in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 92% has increased from 89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (TX)
Overall District Rank
#519 out of 1201 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Grand Prairie ISD  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Grand Prairie ISD  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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Grand Prairie ISD  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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
92%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Grand Prairie ISD  School District and public school graduation rate of TX by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.53
0.64
# American Indian Students
115 Students
18,751 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
n/a
# Asian Students
935 Students
254,161 Students
% Asian Students
3%
5%
# Hispanic Students
18,621 Students
2,840,027 Students
% Hispanic Students
66%
53%
# Black Students
5,093 Students
681,193 Students
% Black Students
18%
13%
# White Students
2,818 Students
1,424,019 Students
% White Students
10%
26%
# Hawaiian Students
36 Students
8,263 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
612 Students
143,704 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
1,296
217,846
# Students in K Grade:
1,782
361,341
# Students in 1st Grade:
1,840
381,379
# Students in 2nd Grade:
1,830
380,041
# Students in 3rd Grade:
1,917
381,044
# Students in 4th Grade:
1,973
385,309
# Students in 5th Grade:
1,963
395,638
# Students in 6th Grade:
2,220
414,487
# Students in 7th Grade:
2,143
421,484
# Students in 8th Grade:
2,232
422,639
# Students in 9th Grade:
2,367
436,957
# Students in 10th Grade:
2,344
420,926
# Students in 11th Grade:
2,303
388,574
# Students in 12th Grade:
2,020
364,783
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,565 in this school district is less than the state median of $13,045. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $13,282 is higher than the state median of $12,825. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (TX)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$355 MM
$12 MM
This chart display total revenue of Grand Prairie ISD  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in TX by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$375 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total spending of Grand Prairie ISD  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in TX by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$12,565
$13,045
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Grand Prairie ISD  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in TX by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$13,282
$12,825
This chart display average spending per public school student in Grand Prairie ISD  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in TX by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Grand Prairie ISD School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
School For The Highly Gifted
Charter School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
2990 S Hwy 161
Grand Prairie, TX 75052
(972) 343-7864
Grades: 1-8
| 154 students
Rank: #22.
Grand Prairie Collegiate Institute
Charter School
Math: 88% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
1502 College St
Grand Prairie, TX 75050
(972) 343-3120
Grades: 6-12
| 363 students
Rank: #33.
Grand Prairie Fine Arts Academy
Math: 85% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
102 Gopher Blvd
Grand Prairie, TX 75050
(972) 237-5603
Grades: 6-12
| 914 students
Rank: #44.
John A Dubiski Career High School
Math: 86% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2990 S Hwy 161
Grand Prairie, TX 75052
(972) 343-7800
Grades: 9-12
| 1,572 students
Rank: #55.
Colin Powell Elementary School
Math: 66% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
5009 S Carrier Pkwy
Grand Prairie, TX 75052
(972) 642-3961
Grades: K-5
| 481 students
Rank: #66.
Hobbs Williams Elementary School
Math: 68% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1635 S E 14th St
Grand Prairie, TX 75051
(972) 522-2700
Grades: PK-5
| 584 students
Rank: #77.
Garner Fine Arts Academy
Math: 60% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
145 Polo Rd
Grand Prairie, TX 75052
(972) 262-5000
Grades: PK-5
| 880 students
Rank: #88.
Stephen F Austin Environmental Science Academy
Math: 70% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
815 N W 7th St
Grand Prairie, TX 75050
(972) 343-4600
Grades: PK-5
| 570 students
Rank: #99.
Ronald W Reagan Middle School
Math: 56% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
4616 E Bardin Rd
Grand Prairie, TX 75052
(972) 522-7300
Grades: 6-8
| 855 students
Rank: #1010.
Thurgood Marshall Leadership Academy
Math: 53% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1160 Warrior Trl
Grand Prairie, TX 75052
(972) 522-7200
Grades: PK-5
| 665 students
Rank: #1111.
Lorenzo De Zavala Environmental Science Academy
Math: 59% | Reading: 49%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
3410 Kirby Creek Dr
Grand Prairie, TX 75052
(972) 642-0448
Grades: K-5
| 754 students
Rank: #1212.
Mike Moseley Elementary School
Math: 56% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1851 Camp Wisdom Rd
Grand Prairie, TX 75052
(972) 522-2800
Grades: PK-5
| 610 students
Rank: #1313.
Dwight D Eisenhower Elementary School
Math: 53% | Reading: 49%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2102 N Carrier Pkwy
Grand Prairie, TX 75050
(972) 262-3717
Grades: PK-5
| 570 students
Rank: #1414.
Uplift Delmas Morton Preparatory
Charter School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
401 E Grand Prairie Rd
Grand Prairie, TX 75051
(972) 262-6785
Grades: K-5
| 179 students
Rank: #1515.
South Grand Prairie High School
Math: 57% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
301 W Warrior Trl
Grand Prairie, TX 75052
(972) 343-1500
Grades: 9-12
| 3,383 students
Rank: #1616.
Florence Hill Elementary School
Math: 44% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
4213 Robinson Rd
Grand Prairie, TX 75052
(972) 264-0802
Grades: PK-5
| 583 students
Rank: #1717.
Delmas F Morton Elementary School
Math: 51% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
401 E Grand Prairie Rd
Grand Prairie, TX 75051
(972) 262-6785
Grades: K-5
| 452 students
Rank: #1818.
William B Travis World Language Academy
Charter School
Math: 56% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
525 Ne 15th St
Grand Prairie, TX 75050
(972) 262-2990
Grades: PK-8
| 751 students
Rank: #1919.
Sam Rayburn El Steam Academy
Math: 44% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2800 Reforma Dr
Grand Prairie, TX 75052
(972) 264-8900
Grades: PK-5
| 481 students
Rank: #2020.
Hector P Garcia Elementary School
Math: 48% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2444 Graham
Grand Prairie, TX 75050
(972) 237-0001
Grades: PK-5
| 526 students
Rank: #2121.
Sallye R Moore College & Career Preparatory
Math: 43% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
3150 Waterwood Dr
Grand Prairie, TX 75052
(972) 660-2261
Grades: PK-8
| 683 students
Rank: #2222.
Ervin C Whitt Elementary School
Math: 43% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
3320 S Edelweiss
Grand Prairie, TX 75052
(972) 264-5024
Grades: PK-5
| 586 students
Rank: #23 - 2423. - 24.
Ellen Ochoa Stem Academy At Ben Miliam Elementary School
Math: 43% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2030 Proctor Dr
Grand Prairie, TX 75051
(972) 262-7131
Grades: K-5
| 688 students
Rank: #23 - 2423. - 24.
Global Leadership Academy At Barbara Bush Elementary School
Math: 43% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
511 E Springdale
Grand Prairie, TX 75052
(972) 237-1628
Grades: K-5
| 414 students
Rank: #2525.
Harry S Truman Middle School
Math: 41% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1501 Coffeyville Trl
Grand Prairie, TX 75052
(972) 641-7676
Grades: 6-8
| 570 students
Rank: #2626.
James Bowie Fine Arts Academy
Math: 40% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
425 Alice Dr
Grand Prairie, TX 75051
(972) 262-7348
Grades: PK-5
| 576 students
Rank: #2727.
Juan N Seguin Elementary School
Math: 42% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1450 S E Fourth St
Grand Prairie, TX 75051
(972) 522-7100
Grades: K-5
| 409 students
Rank: #2828.
Andrew Jackson Middle School
Math: 39% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
3504 Corn Valley Rd
Grand Prairie, TX 75052
(972) 264-2704
Grades: 6-8
| 980 students
Rank: #2929.
Ywla At Bill Arnold
Math: 36% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1204 E Marshall Dr
Grand Prairie, TX 75051
(972) 343-7400
Grades: 6-12
| 872 students
Rank: #3030.
Grand Prairie High School
Math: 45% | Reading: 27%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
101 Gopher Blvd
Grand Prairie, TX 75050
(972) 809-5711
Grades: 9-12
| 2,998 students
Rank: #3131.
Ymla At John F Kennedy Middle School
Math: 41% | Reading: 30%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2205 Se 4th St
Grand Prairie, TX 75051
(972) 264-8651
Grades: 6-9
| 642 students
Rank: #3232.
Suzanna Dickinson Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1902 Palmer Trl
Grand Prairie, TX 75052
(972) 641-1664
Grades: PK-5
| 373 students
Rank: #3333.
Digital Arts & Technology Academy At Adams Middle School
Math: 33% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
833 W Tarrant Rd
Grand Prairie, TX 75050
(972) 262-1934
Grades: 6-9
| 735 students
Rank: #3434.
David Daniels El Academy Of Science & Math
Math: 36% | Reading: 27%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
801 S W 19th St
Grand Prairie, TX 75051
(972) 264-7803
Grades: PK-5
| 401 students
Rank: #3535.
James Fannin Middle School
Math: 29% | Reading: 26%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
301 Ne 28th St
Grand Prairie, TX 75050
(972) 262-8668
Grades: 6-9
| 690 students
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grand Prairie ISD School District
  • 2602 S BELT LINE RD, GRAND PRAIRIE, TX, 75052-5344
  • (972) 264-6141
  • gpisd.org
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 28,230 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 90%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 92% (Top 50% in TX)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 43% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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