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We are honored you have entrusted us with your children's educational development. If there is anything we can do to support you, please let us know.

Ferris ISD is proud to be a partner with the City of Ferris in securing a brighter future for our community. We understand the vital role education plays in the strength and vitality of our country; and we are committed to providing our young people with educational and extra-curricular opportunities that will foster their growth and development. From the classroom to the gridiron and from the band hall to the ag farm, our Yellowjackets are sharpening their skills to compete on a world stage.

District News

Latest News

The FISD Board of Trustees has appointed Deputy Superintendent T.J. Knight as Acting Superintendent. Mr. Knight's appointment will become effective on October 8, 2022 at the conclusion of Superintendent Hartman's tenure.

The Ferris ISD Board of Trustees accepted the resignation and pending Texas retirement of Superintendent James Hartman on Tuesday night at their regular September meeting. Hartman's final day at the helm of the District will be October 7th, with the Board set to consider appointment of an Acting Superintendent at a special called meeting next week.

To improve broadband (high-speed internet) access, adoption, and usage, our community is participating in Connected Nation’s “Connected Community” program. This project will assess the current status of broadband access, adoption, and usage in our area so we can develop a Broadband Technology Action Plan to improve the quality of life and economic potential in our community. Please fill out one of the linked surveys so that your voice can be heard.