Since its founding in 1915, Ysleta ISD has grown from a small, rural district to more than 40,000 students across 60 campuses and seven learning communities.
For the 14th year in a row, Ysleta ISD earned a Superior Achievement designation - the highest rating available - on SchoolFIRST, the accountability system developed by the Texas Education Agency.
Even with the implementation of the 2015 bond program with new facilities and important renovations being completed recently, Ysleta ISD has lowered the tax rate for 3 years in a row!
Ysleta ISD is the only school district in the area to give all homeowners a 20% homestead exemption.
Ysleta ISD was just named the best school district in the region by Niche
Ysleta ISD has the highest overall percentage of students in the region meeting or mastering standards in English II and Algebra I.
Last year, 7 campuses received all available distinctions from the Texas Education Agency for outstanding test results. That’s an honor given to only 5% of public schools in Texas!
Our high school graduation rate exceeds 90% and last year our seniors earned over $299m in financial aid and scholarships.
YISD has achieved a Superior rating for fiscal responsibility and transparency, the highest rating given, since Texas implemented the rating system in 2004.
Citizens 65 and over will see no tax increase as a result of Bond 2019