District Summary Ratings

Many of the schools in this district are rated average in school quality.

Top 5 Schools in This District

These are some of the top-rated public schools in Mesquite Independent School District based on a variety of measures, including academic performance and equity. Find out more about GreatSchools ratings.

District Student Progress

This district has a mixed record of helping students improve over time. Look below to see what percentage of schools in this district are making more, less, or about the same progress as other schools in the state.


Academic Summary

Is this district offering opportunity for all its students, or leaving some kids behind? Successful districts are working to close the achievement gap.


Advanced Courses

Rigorous courses can help students prepare for and get into college, including coursework in STEM subjects. Find out more.
Parent Tip
Many successful high school students end up in remedial math courses in college. Is your student prepared for college-level math? Ask this district how they ensure students are well-prepared.


Student Demographics

Schools that create a positive culture help all students thrive. See how.


Teachers & Staff

Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.


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District Finances

How a school district allocates funds can reflect its priorities. Learn more about how these decisions are made.
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District decisions about how to spend money impact your child’s schooling. Here’s how parents can have an influence.

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Reviews From Schools in Mesquite Independent School District

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Other (school staff, family member, recent alum, etc)
August 20, 2023
I used to attend to this school back in 1999-2000 and got mistreated because I have autism
Current student
August 02, 2023
I don’t feel safe at this school, there are fights between students 24/7, the students are so gross and disrespectful to each other and janitors ,substitute teachers are just there to get a paycheck,... More
Other (school staff, family member, recent alum, etc)
July 18, 2023
The discipline at this school is a joke. Students are openly defiant to teachers, there are fairly regular fights, students would rather play games on their Chromebooks than concentrate on their... More
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