Burleson ISD At A Glance

  • The Mission of the Burleson Independent School District is to engage and support every learner with a rigorous curriculum so that they graduate college and career ready.

  • By the Numbers

    • 12,440 students speak 40 languages at home
      • 8014 White
      • 2908 Hispanic
      • 833 African American
      • 140 Asian
      • 581 Multiple race or other ethnicity
      • 5.49% English language learners
      • 35% Receive subsidized meals
      • 9.04% Receive special education services
    • 1071 teachers/professional staff
      • 33% with advanced degrees
      • 20 to 1 Student / Teacher Ratio
      • Approx. 1805 Total Staff
    • Budget (2019-20)
      • $7,858.00 cost per pupil (assuming 12,500 enrollment General Fund only – All
        Functions)
      • $98,229,684 total budget (General Fund only)
      • Total budget: $134,100,600
    • 10,500 meals served at school each day
    • 1.2 million lunches are provided in a school year
    • 51 school buses transport 3,600 students

     

    Key Accomplishments

    • 96% graduation rate for the Class of 2018
    • 57% of graduates who enrolled in postsecondary education for the Class of 2018
    • 7.49% of students are Gifted & Talented
    • $11.5 million in scholarships for the class of 2018
    • 150 AP Scholars 
    • BISD – 1:You – Burleson ISD is providing students with the tools to personalize the way they learn and lead.

    Points of Pride

    • Finance has a GFOA Certificate of Achievement. The Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) awarded a Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting to the Burleson ISD for its comprehensive annual financial report (CAFR) for the years 2009-2017.
    • AVID Programs – Develops learning, study and academic behavioral skills that are essential to success in rigorous coursework. Currently we have AVID at all comprehensive secondary campuses, and graduated our first class of seniors from Burleson High School in 2017.
  • Our Schools

    Elementary Schools

    • Academy at Nola Dunn
    • Academy of the Arts at Bransom
    • Academy of Leadership & Technology at Mound
    • Brock
    • Clinkscale
    • Frazier
    • Hajek
    • Norwood
    • STEAM Academy at Stribling
    • Taylor

    Secondary Schools

    • Hughes Middle School
    • Kerr Middle School
    • STEAM Middle School
    • REALM Secondary School
    • Burleson High School
    • Centennial High School
    • Burleson Collegiate High School
    • Crossroads High School & RTDC

    Leadership

    Superintendent

    Bret Jimerson

    Board of Education
    Andy Pickens, President
    Pat Worrell, Vice President
    Staci Eisner, Secretary
    Shawn Minor
    Michael Ancy
    Ryan Richardson
    Jerri McNair