First Student will manage and operate all Irving ISD student transportation services as part of a five-year contract beginning August 1, 2018. Dallas County Schools will continue to provide services to the district through the end of July. Irving ISD students and families can expect bus transportation to continue during the transition. Click here to read more.
The Irving Independent School District is deeply saddened by the tragic shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. We want to assure our parents, students and staff that safety is a top priority for Irving ISD. Click here for an overview of Irving ISD safety and security measures.
Based on the feedback from district staff and families, Irving ISD administrators created student and teacher calendars for the 2018-2019 school year. These calendars were approved by the Board of Trustees at its regularly meeting on Monday Jan. 22. Click here to view the 2018-2019 district calendars.
Irving ISD and all 33-rated campuses earned the state’s highest accountability rating in – MET STANDARD.
Texas Education Agency (TEA) awarded Irving ISD 36 Distinction Designations in 2017 for student performance on STAAR.
All 33-rated campuses met the state’s student achievement and student progress targets outlined by TEA.
Irving ISD graduation rates are at an all-time high, reaching 95.1 percent for the 2016-2017 school year.
The class of 2017 earned $38.8 million in scholarships and grants – that’s 71 percent of graduates earning financial awards for college.
Recognized 2015 National Advanced Placement (AP) District of the Year by College Board.
Irving ISD offers 40 dual-credit courses.
2,200 industry certifications earned in 2017 for immediate placement in the workforce.
Lady Bird Johnson Middle School is considered the nation’s largest net zero middle school.
Irving ISD offers full day tuition-based preK and half day free preK at three Early Childhood Schools.
The district opened its new Outdoor Learning Center in October 2016.
1,800 AP exams passed in 2016-2017, the equivalent of approximately 6,000 college hours earned while in high school.
2017 Total Tax Rate
Irving ISD adopted a 2017 total tax rate of $1.4314. The adopted total tax rate for 2016 was $1.4450. The 2017 total tax rate represnts a decrease of 1.36 cents.
Maintenance and Operations Tax Rate
[tex. Tax code § 26.05(b)(2)(a)&b]. The Irving ISD adopted a rate that will raise more taxes for maintenance and operations than last year’s tax rate. The tax rate will effectively be raised by 0.74 percent and will raise taxes for maintenance and operations on a $100,000 home by approximately $0.00.
Interest and Sinking Tax Rate
The 2017 I&S rate is $0.2614. The 2016 I&S tax rate was $0.2750. The Irving ISD adopted an interest and sinking tax rate that will decrease taxes for interest and sinking by 1.360 cents.
It is the policy of the Irving Independent School District not to discriminate on the basis of age, race, religion, color, national origin, sex or handicap in its vocational programs, services or activities as required by Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as amended; Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972; and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended.
Es norma de Irving Independent School District no discriminar por motivos de raza, edad, color, origen nacional, sexo o impedimento, en sus programas, servicios o actividades vocacionales, tal como lo requieren el Título VI de la Ley de Derechos Civiles de 1964, según enmienda; el Título IX de las Enmiendas en la Educación, de 1972, y la Sección 504 de la Ley de Rehabilitación de 1973, según enmienda.
Schools and offices will be closed for spring break March 12-16. March 9 and March 19, which were bad-weather makeup days, are also student holidays.
Parents: Your opinions are very important to us. Please take this survey and tell us what you think! Click here for the English survey.
Como padre de familia, su opinión es importante para nosotros. Por favor de completar esta encuesta y déjenos saber lo que piensan. Oprime aquí para la versión en español.