Facts and Figures

Staff

Teachers 6,931
Professional Support 825
Campus Admin. 325
Central Admin. 90
Educational Aides 1,178
Auxiliary 4,007
Total Staff 13,356*
*Does not count substitute or part-time employees

Teacher's Salaries

Bachelor's Degree $48,525-$72,764
Master's Degree $49,645-$78,894

District Data

Resident Population 575,000
Households in Northside 208,000
Businesses in Northside 9,400

Financial Data

Cost to Educate per Student $7,277
Budget (All Funds) $1.087 billion
Tax Rate $1.3755

Student Data

Enrollment 101,477
Special Education Students 11,386
Daily Attendance 95.6%
Free and Reduced Lunch 51.8%
Student-Teacher Ratio: 15.8 to 1
Computer-Student Ratio: 1 to 2

Bus Fleet

826 buses transport 65,000 students each day

Student Ethnicity Data

American Indian 0.13%
Asian/Pacific Islander 3.00%
Native Hawaiian 0.26%
Black 6.08%
White 18.87%
Hispanic 68.81%
Two or more races 2.86%

State Accountability Ratings

Overall District Rating: Met Standard  

Facilities and Bond

NISD Total Square Footage 16,537,438
Square footage added for 2013-2014 299,496
Square footage under construction for 2014-2015 186,368
Total Number of Facilities 145

Investing in Schools: Community Support

Bond '95 $98,000,000
Bond '98 $224,000,000
Bond '01 $495,000,000
Bond '04 $439,000,000
Bond '07 $692,670,000
Bond '10 $535,000,000
Total investment in new facilities $2.5 Billion

Student Test Data

SAT NISD Texas
Reading 477 477
Math 495 499
Writing 455 461
Number of students tested* 3,803 172,870
ACT NISD Texas
English 20.2 19.8
Math 22.2 21.5
Reading 21.7 21.0
Science 21.6 20.9
Composite 21.6 20.9
Number of students tested* 1,212 109,841
*graduating seniors only

Texas' 5 Largest School Districts

1. Houston ISD 210,047
2. Dallas ISD 160,252
3. Cypress-Fairbanks ISD (suburban Houston area) 111,348
4. Northside ISD 101,477
5. Austin ISD 85,591
Enrollment figures collected October 2013

Updated: 23JAN2014