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 6,330 students

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

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

Campus Name 2017 Accountability Rating

Distinction
Designation

Total Students Notes
High School
Azle High School Met Standard
  • Top 25% Student Progress
1,788
Azle Hornet Academy Met Alternative Standard 74 100% Online for GED
Junior High School
Azle Junior High South Met Standard
  • Top 25% Student Progress
511
Santo J Forte Junior High Met Standard
  • Top 25% Student Progress
463
Elementary
Azle Elementary Met Standard 523
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
523 National Blue Ribbon Campus
Eagle Heights Elementary Met Standard 468
Liberty Elementary Met Standard
  • Academic Achievement in Mathematics
  • Top 25% Student Progress
  • Top 25% Closing Performance Gaps
  • Postsecondary Readiness
444
Hoover Elementary Met Standard
  • Academic Achievement in Science
  • Top 25% Closing Performance Gaps
445
Silver Creek Elementary Met Standard 562
Walnut Creek Elementary Met Standard 529

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) 2017 Enrollment # of Degrees Awarded
2-Year Colleges
North Central Texas College System 35 22,279 1,636
Tarrant County College Northwest, Fort Worth 10 18,644 2,206
Weatherford Community College, Weatherford 20 13,560 1,395
Universities
Texas Christian University, Fort Worth 16 10,394 2,621
Texas Weslyan University, Fort Worth 20 2,373 544
Texas Women’s University, Denton 45 15,655 3,995
University of North Texas, Denton 42 38,145 8,615
University of Texas at Arlington 30 45,282 11,659

Source: Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board