Rockwall Independent School District is one of the most recognized and top-performing school districts in the State of Texas. The dedicated teachers, parents and students have created a tradition of excellence that makes RISO a destination school district.
From Advanced Placement and International Baccalaureate programs to culinary, athletics, robotics, service initiatives, college and career academy, the highest standards are celebrated in Rockwall ISD. Rockwall ISD prides itself on a 99% high school completion rate and SAT scores that are well above the state average.
Rockwall ISD’s tradition of excellence is demonstrated by the more than 15,000 students and more than 1,500 staff members who make up 13 elementary schools, three middle schools, two high schools, and newly acclaimed College and Career Academy – receiving the Highest Rating for Academics bestowed by the Texas Education Agency.
Rockwall was the first school district in the nation to adopt Rachel’s Challenge, a K-12 education program encouraging kids to perform random acts of kindness, named after Rachel Scott, the first student killed at Columbine High.