Prospective Parents

  • Welcome Prospective Parent/Guardian,

    We hope you will learn many things about our school system and then plan to visit us here in Hallsville. Our schools distinguish themselves as safe and orderly places where our diverse student body excels in academics, arts, athletics, and exhibits excellence in all arenas. Our staff is trained to teach all learners, and we pride ourselves in having the best community spirit anywhere.

    We believe that parents are the primary educators and support system for students. We know that your involvement in your child's education is crucial to success inside and outside of the classroom. Through communication and outreach, we strive to empower families with information and resources to assist their children.

    Hallsville Independent School District is located in the western part of Harrison County some seven miles east of Longview and thirteen miles west of Marshall on U.S. Hwy. 80. It covers approximately 188 square miles and is inhabited by more than 18,000 persons. Approximately 4,900 students receive educational services from 350 professional educators who work to meet the needs of each child. A total of approximately 650 employees including support staff, bus drivers, food service personnel and maintenance crews work to meet this goal.

    Hallsville ISD and every campus in Hallsville ISD are currently rated as Met Standard from the Texas Education Agency abd continues the academic excellence that has been a hallmark of this school district for decades. Hallsville ISD is the only district in Texas recognized by Solution Tree as a Model PLC District. Four of the district’s campuses have also been individually recognized as Model PLC campuses.

    Campus configurations within Hallsville ISD include:

    • Hallsville Primary - PreK/Head Start
    • Hallsville East Elementary - K-3
    • Hallsville North Elementary - K-3
    • Hallsville Intermediate - 4-5
    • Hallsville Junior High - 6-8
    • Hallsville High School - 9-12


    District Highlights:

    • Class 4A State Champion Runner-Up In UIL Academics
    • District 13-4A And Region 2 UIL Academic Champions
    • CX Debate State Champions - Two Consecutive Years
    • District 13-4A And Area Champions In One Act Play
    • Middle School And Junior High School 13-4a Uil Academic Champions
    • District 13-4A Champions In Junior High One Act Play
    • FFA Chapter 4A State Champions
    • State Champion In Pole Vault
    • Ten Athletic Teams In The Playoffs Or Had Athletes Advance To Regionals
    • Bobcat Yearbook Won State Award Of Distinguished Merit
    • Four UIL Academic Individual State Champions
    • Bobcat Belles - Grand Champion Showtime Texas Championship
    • Senior Class Was Awarded $2.7 Million In Scholarships - A School Record
    • Band And Choir Earned "Sweepstakes" At UIL
    • The Technology Department, Recognized As One Of The "Top Ten In Texas" Supports All Campuses.
    • All Schools Are Accredited With Teh Texas Education Agency. The High School Is Also Accredited By The Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools.
    • The Hisd Education Foundation Has Awarded Over $148,000 In Grants To Teachers For Classroom Improvement And Projects.
    • Owner And Operator Of Kqat 104.9 FCC Licensed Bobcat Radio.


    Thank you for visiting the Hallsville ISD website. Please contact us if you have questions concerning Hallsville ISD at (903) 668-5990. Please visit our school to see the many great things going on at HISD. If you are considering moving into our school district, we welcome you as a part of this fantastic community. If you are interested in transferring into the district to take advantage of our educational programs, please see the links below to begin the transfer process.