About KISD

  • Welcome to the Killeen Independent School District website. KISD proudly serves the Central Texas communities of Killeen, Fort Cavazos, Harker Heights, and Nolanville. The Killeen Independent School District is committed to providing excellent educational opportunities to ensure all students served are able to reach their maximum learning potential.

    Students within KISD attend 31 elementary schools, 11 middle schools, 5 high schools, 3 special campuses, a state-of-the-art Career Center, and an Early College High School serving approximately 44,500+ students. KISD is the 4th most diverse district in Texas and the 24th largest district in Texas. 

  • The Killeen Independent School District employs a phenomenal team of approximately 6,800+ individuals dedicated to working together as a well-orchestrated team to ensure facilities are inviting; campuses are safe and orderly; curricula remains rigorous, innovative, and challenging; and extra-curricular activities provide avenues for students to become well-rounded individuals. These collective efforts result in KISD graduates who are equipped with the skills necessary to be successful young adults.

    Since 2011, Killeen ISD has earned a Superior rating from the Texas Education Agency for the school district’s careful and efficient use of the taxpayers’ money. KISD has also earned a Transparency Star from the Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts. This program recognizes local governments across Texas that are striving to meet a high standard for financial transparency online. 

    The Killeen Independent School District recognizes the importance of responding to the needs of our students and families and we welcome feedback and suggestions, as we believe this is an important part of the continuous improvement process.

    With a focus on student success, our mission in all ways is to teach so that students learn to their maximum potential. Families are attracted to Killeen ISD due to numerous award-winning programs to include college and career opportunities. We have partnered with world-class universities, innovative businesses, nonprofit organizations and community leaders to prepare our students for college, career and life. 

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