DFW Public Schools

Home to some of the country’s largest public schools districts the DFW metroplex continues to grow – and its educational system has followed suit. Enrollment within the huge Dallas Independent School District (Dallas ISD or DISD) has only increased year over year – as the 4th-largest in the state of Texas and 17th-largest school district in the U.S. DISD now has more than 145,000 students.

With year over year gains of students the neighboring Fort Worth Independent School District (FWISD) now has 35 high schools and 35 middle schools and 116 elementary schools. The district now boasts more than 77,000 students and plans to redesign transform and revitalize the schools.

Top 20 Public Schools in the DFW Metroplex according to Niche.com

  1. School for the Talented & Gifted
  2. School of Science & Engineering
  3. Carroll Senior High School
  4. Jasper High School
  5. Coppell High School
  6. Reedy High School
  7. Highland Park High School
  8. Liberty High School
  9. Imagine International Academy of North Texas
  10. Westlake Academy
  11. Flower Mound High School
  12. Plano West Senior High School
  13. Lebanon Trail High School
  14. Independence High School
  15. Lovejoy High School
  16. Heritage High School
  17. Wakeland High School
  18. Jim Spradley Elementary School
  19. Centennial High School
  20. Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing & Visual Arts