District 2 is home to three of the best elementary and middle schools in Texas!

Dallas ISD is home to many of the best elementary and middle schools in Texas, according to a new report from U.S. News and World Report. Scoring was almost entirely rooted in students’ performance on mathematics and reading/language arts state assessments.

Congratulations to our District 2 elementary and middle schools that ranked among the top 100 schools in Texas!

Sudie L. Williams Talented and Gifted Academy offers an innovative curriculum, a challenging academic environment, and a supportive community of teachers, staff, and parents specifically focused on growing and nurturing gifted students.

At Sudie L. Williams Talented and Gifted Academy, 95% of students scored at or above the proficient level for math, and 87% scored at or above that level for reading.

Lakewood Elementary School is a unique blend of tradition and innovation. Lakewood’s influence and opportunities give children a solid base for success in life.

At Lakewood Elementary, 87% of students scored at or above the proficient level for math, and 86% scored at or above that level for reading.

Longfellow Career Exploration Academy empowers students to excel in an evolving society through a challenging academic and collaborative environment that includes specialized courses, leadership development, enhancement of critical thinking skills, and career exploration.

At Henry W. Longfellow Career Exploration Academy, 93% of students scored at or above the proficient level for math, and 87% scored at or above that level for reading.

Other district 2 news…

  • I’m proud to share that Dallas Hybrid Preparatory at Stephen J. Hay celebrated recently with a Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony. This new school model is not only going to be very successful for a lot of our students and families but will also serve as a model for new schools both within Dallas ISD and more broadly around the country.
  • Congratulations to Anaïs Childress, Hillcrest High School teacher, one of the winners of the 2021 Outstanding Educator Award given by the University of Chicago. Thank you for making a difference in our students’ lives!

In other news…

CHOOSE DALLAS ISD. THIS IS HOME!

Explore our one-stop application system  to find the best-fit school for your child.

The application period for 2022-2023 is open from November 2021 through January 2022.

Visit www.dallasisd.org/choosedallasisd

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Dallas ISD Trustee
Dustin Marshall, District 2


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