Allen ISD


Allen ISD: Where Eagles Soar

An exceptional school system that reflects our tremendous community spirit

Businesses in Allen find an education system that serves their employees’ families today while growing a well-prepared workforce for tomorrow.

The Allen Independent School District is rated A+ by Niche school reviews based on parent, student and professional reviews, placing the system #8 in the state of Texas.


Best School District
in Texas

Allen High School

Freshmen start at the Lowery Freshman Center to adjust to high school life before going on to Allen High School, which brings all of Allen’s students under one roof. This gives each student access to an extensive array of academic and extracurricular programs.

  • Students can complete advanced academics through the school’s International Baccalaureate and Advanced Placement programs to earn college credit.
  • Collin College has a campus located on-site, allowing students to take dual-credit courses to satisfy requirements both their high school and future college degrees.
  • The Career and Technical Education Center offers students the opportunity to learn skills for future career choices. They can also earn industry standard certifications and receive dual credit for courses taken.
  • A wide variety of top-notch extracurricular and athletic programs are available, with over 40 student clubs for a variety of academic interests, hobbies, and religious and cultural identities.
  • The District is heavily investing in Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics programs, opening a $38 million facility dedicated to these fields.

Other special programs offered by Allen High School include an advanced culinary arts program with a student-run community bistro; the STEAM program, which allows students to spend a semester exploring careers in engineering; and a high-quality arts program with advanced classes in art and theater.

By The Numbers


of Allen graduates go on to higher education

$21.5 million

in scholarships offered to the Class of 2015 alone

176 points

higher score on the SAT compared to the national average


students enrolled in AP courses


students enrolled in the IB programme


students enrolled in dual-credit courses

K-8 Education

Allen ISD’s philosophy is that student success starts at the beginning with a challenging and engaging elementary and middle school curriculum complemented by a wide variety of academic and athletic extracurriculars.

The district is home to 21 schools (18 elementary schools, 3 middle schools) in the K-8 level, and all are built on a foundation of experienced teachers and parent involvement. In fact, 100% of Allen’s teachers meet state standards to be highly qualified.

More Information

Allen ISD
Relocation Guide
Other Districts Serving Allen

Small parts on the edges of Allen are served by the following excellent school districts: