Facts and Figures

Staff

Teachers 7,648
Professional Support 778
Campus Admin. 345
Central Admin. 102
Educational Aides 1,134
Auxiliary 3,970
Total Staff 13,977*
*Does not count substitute or part-time employees

Teacher's Salaries

Bachelor's Degree $52,615-$65,357
Master's Degree $53,750-$66,857

District Data

Resident Population 629,000
Households in Northside 213,000
Businesses in Northside 9,200

Financial Data

Cost to Educate per Student $8,563
Budget (All Funds) $1.3 billion
Tax Rate $1.3755

Student Data

Enrollment 106,066
Special Education Students 12,591
Daily Attendance 95.2%
Free and Reduced Lunch 47.9%
Student-Teacher Ratio: 15.4 to 1

Bus Fleet

935 buses transport 65,000 students each day

Student Ethnicity Data

American Indian 0.1%
Asian/Pacific Islander 3.3%
Native Hawaiian 0.2%
Black 6.4%
White 18.8%
Hispanic 68.2%
Two or more races 2.9%

State Accountability Ratings

Overall District Rating: Met Standard  

Facilities and Bond

NISD Total Square Footage 16,363,004 
Square footage added for 2017-2018 246,957 
Square footage under construction for 2018-2019 13,373
Total Number of Facilities 149

Investing in Schools: Community Support

Bond '95 $98 million
Bond '98 $224 million
Bond '01 $495 million
Bond '04 $439 million
Bond '07 $692.67 million
Bond '10 $535 million
Bond '14 $648.34 million
Total investment in new facilities $3.1 billion

Student Test Data

SAT NISD Texas
Reading/Writing 495 513
Math 486 507
     
Number of students tested* 6,535 204,409
ACT NISD Texas
English 21.2 19.5
Math 21.6 20.7
Reading 22.8 21.0
Science 22.1 20.7
Composite 22.1 20.6
Number of students tested* 1,055 146,608
*graduating seniors only

Texas' Largest School Districts

1. Houston ISD 216,100
2. Dallas ISD 160,250
3. Cypress-Fairbanks ISD (suburban Houston area) 115,500
4. Northside ISD 105,856
5. Fort Worth ISD 85,960
6. Austin ISD 81,390
Enrollment figures collected December 2017

Updated: 25JAN2018