Elrod is an award winning school. Elrod is a 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012 TEA Texas Exemplary School. Elrod has been a TEA Texas Recognized School from 1994-1999 and 2001-2004 & again in 2006. In 2007, we received TEA Texas Acceptable Performance rating. Elrod was also awarded the Texas Successful Schools Award in 2001. Elrod has also received TEA's Gold Performance Award 4 years in a row 2005-2009. It is Northside School District's 31st elementary school. We opened and held our dedication in the fall of 1988.