Facts and Figures

Staff

Teachers 7,597
Professional Support 750
Campus Admin. 338
Central Admin. 98
Educational Aides 1,156
Auxiliary 4,030
Total Staff 13,969*
*Does not count substitute or part-time employees

Teacher's Salaries

Bachelor's Degree $51,750-$64,795
Master's Degree $53,250-$66,295

District Data

Resident Population 627,000
Households in Northside 210,000
Businesses in Northside 9,200

Financial Data

Cost to Educate per Student $8,321
Budget (All Funds) $1.3 billion
Tax Rate $1.3755

Student Data

Enrollment 105,550
Special Education Students 12,255
Daily Attendance 95.5%
Free and Reduced Lunch 49.6%
Student-Teacher Ratio: 15.4 to 1

Bus Fleet

934 buses transport 67,000 students each day

Student Ethnicity Data

American Indian 0.1%
Asian/Pacific Islander 3.3%
Native Hawaiian 0.3%
Black 6.4%
White  19.1%
Hispanic 68%
Two or more races 2.9%

State Accountability Ratings

Overall District Rating: Met Standard  

Facilities and Bond

NISD Total Square Footage 16,116,407 
Square footage added for 2015-2016 302,029 
Square footage under construction for 2016-2017 786,792
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 455 466
Math 460 478
Writing 435 449
Number of students tested* 6,374 196,028
ACT NISD Texas
English 20.0 19.4
Math 21.4 20.7
Reading 21.7 21.0
Science 21.5 20.7
Composite 21.3 20.6
Number of students tested* 1,144 142,877
*graduating seniors only

Texas' Largest School Districts

1. Houston ISD 215,000
2. Dallas ISD 158,000
3. Cypress-Fairbanks ISD (suburban Houston area) 114,700
4. Northside ISD 105,550
5. Fort Worth ISD 87,610
6. Austin ISD 83,060
Enrollment figures collected December 2016

Updated: 13JAN2017