Local Schools

Azle ISD Info

Counties Served: Tarrant, Parker, and Wise

Incorporated Cities Served: Azle, Lakeside, Reno, Pelican Bay and Sanctuary and is located approximately 20 miles northwest of downtown Fort Worth.

Bordering Lakes: Lake Worth to the south and Eagle Mountain Lake to the east

District Size & Class Size: Approximately 6,466 students

Accountability Rating
District: Met Standard
All Campuses: Regular Campuses – Met Standard

M & O/ I & S Tax Rates and Last Bond Passage: Azle ISD tax rate is $1.04 for Maintenance & Operations and $.163 for Interest and Sinking.

Average Home Value in District: The average home value in Azle ISD is $156,000

Campus Name 2016 Accountability Rating

Distinction
Designation

Total Students Notes
High School
Azle High School Met Standard
  • Academic Achievement in Science
1,821
Azle Hornet Academy Met Alternative Standard 55 100% Online for GED
Junior High School
Azle Junior High South Met Standard 540
Santo J Forte Junior High Met Standard 454
Elementary
Azle Elementary Met Standard 589
Cross Timbers Elementary Met Standard
  • Academic Achievement in Reading/English Language Arts
  • Academic Achievement in Mathematics
  • Top 25% Student Progress
  • Top 25% Closing Performance Gaps
  • Postsecondary Readiness
548 National Blue Ribbon Campus
Eagle Heights Elementary Met Standard 444
Liberty Elementary Met Standard
  • Academic Achievement in Reading/English Language Arts
  • Academic Achievement in Mathematics
  • Top 25% Student Progress
  • Top 25% Closing Performance Gaps
  • Postsecondary Readiness
482
Hoover Elementary Met Standard 438
Silver Creek Elementary Met Standard 574
Walnut Creek Elementary Met Standard 520

Career and Technology Education

The Career and Technology Education (CTE) is Azle ISD’s cutting-edge, rigorous and relevant career and technical education program that prepares youth and adults for a wide range of high-wage, high-skill, high-demand careers. The program offers courses in 14 of 16 career clusters with 23 certifications available.  In 2017, 415 certifications have been earned.

Student achievements in the CTE program include State and National qualifiers in Agriculture, Auto Tech, Audio & Visual Arts, Business Education, Family Science, Consumer Science, and Criminal Justice.

Career & Technical Education Catalog

Higher Education

 

Institution Distance (Miles) 2015 Enrollment # of Degrees Awarded
2-Year Colleges
North Central Texas College, Corinth 35 9,533 1,146
Tarrant County College Northwest, Fort Worth 10 7,690 1,302
Weatherford Community College, Weatherford 20 5,482 1000
Universities
Texas Christian University, Fort Worth 16 10,300 n/a
Texas Weslyan University, Fort Worth 20 2,633 n/a
Texas Women’s University, Denton 45 15,146 3,887
University of North Texas, Denton 42 37,175 8,114
University of Texas at Arlington 30 37,008 10,715

Source: Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board, 2014-2015