Mission Statement

Jerry D. Allen Mission Statement

"We want our children to have ROOTS - the academic foundation, self-concept, and positive attitudes on which success in school depends."

"We want our children to have WINGS - the thinking skills, creativity, flexibility, enthusiasm and broad world view to soar beyond the commonplace."

Learn more about the Success for All program.
Please click here for our Vision Statement.

About our students

Lackland City is a Pre-Kindergarten through Fifth Grade Elementary school on the west side of Northside Independent School District in San Antonio, Texas.

We are a School Wide Title One School with a student enrollment of approximately 600 children, 94% of which are economically disadvantaged. Our ethnicity breakdown is 92% Hispanic, 3 % African American, and 5% Caucasian.

We are proud to say that we are a "90-90-90 school", meaning 90 percent of our students are minorities, 90 percent of our students are classified as economically disadvantaged, and passing rates on standardized tests are 90 percent or higher.

Mascot & Colors

Allen Elementary's mascot is the Eagle. Our colors are purple and teal.