District Planning

Each district must have a district improvement plan TEC 11.251

Hays CISD District Improvement Plan

Hays CISD District of Innovation Plan (2018-2023)

District WebsitDistrict Websitee

District Priorities

  1. Student Achievement, Growth, & Success

  2. Student & Staff Safety

  3. Culture of Respect & Dignity

District IRB Required? 

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Number of Schools: 23

School TypeTotal
Elementary Schools15
Middle School (6th-8th)6
High Schools3
Alternative High School1
Disciplinary Center1

Additional Facilities and Programs

  • Advanced Academics

  • CTE

  • Culinary Program

  • Dual Language (Spanish)

  • Elementary Magnet School Program for STEM

  • ESL

  • Guidance & Counseling

  • Marine JROTC

  • Multilingual Ed & Migrant Programs
  • Navy JROTC

  • Performing Arts Center

  • Project Lead the Way

  • Shelton Stadium

  • Special Ed

  • World Languages (ASL, French, Spanish in HS)

District Demographics

Students: 21,345

Additional Student Data

MetricsPercent of Total Students
Economically Disadvantaged46.1%
Emerging Bilingual19.6%
Special Education13.5%
Bilingual/ESL Program19.6%
Gifted and Talented6.4%
At Risk for Dropping Out55.3%

Teachers: 1,146


Administrative and Professional: 693

Bus Drivers, Custodians, Food Service and Educational Aides: 652