Public SchoolsEducation & Instruction
Red Oak ISD is a highly acclaimed district currently ranked top 3% in the nation and #1 for teachers in Ellis County by Niche.com. At the state accountability level, we received a B rating with 11 distinctions. We are a small, suburban district covering 42 square miles just 20 miles south of Dallas, in north Ellis County. We serve 5,900 students from Red Oak, Glenn Heights, Ovilla, Pecan Hill and Oak Leaf with seven campuses and over 900 employees. Highly ranked for diversity and safety, we offer excellent academic and extra-curricular programs toward our mission of Realizing Our Individual Students’ Dreams (ROISD). All Red Oak ISD students and staff strive to uphold the 4 Talons of the Hawk – Academic Readiness, GRIT, Character and Service. We strive to develop young men and women who are productive and compassionate members of the community.