Early Childhood Education
Donna ISD believes one of the best investments a parent can make for their child is to enroll them into an early childhood program with highly qualified teachers. Over the past two years, Donna ISD has enhanced and strengthened the early childhood program with a one-of-its-kind early childhood center that serves only PreK 3-2nd grade, along with a state-of-the-art playground for hands-on learning. All early childhood classrooms are receiving brand new classroom libraries that are sure to enhance your child's love for learning. PreK 3 & 4 programs are also being offered at elementary campuses district-wide.
3rd-5th Grade Education
Our elementary schools offer exciting curricula that inspire our students to think creatively. Many of our elementary schools offer specialized programs for students interested in STEAM, robotics and the fine arts.
Our elementary schools are also deeply committed to fostering our students’ social-emotional needs. Elementary campuses throughout the district have implemented Capturing Kids’ Hearts character-based curriculum to develop students’ wellbeing through a relationship-driven campus culture.
For parents looking to broaden their child’s linguistic horizons Donna ISD is the only district that offers a Dual Language Biliteracy model in which PreK-5th grade students learn to read and write in both English and Spanish in all core subjects.
6th-8th Grade Education
Our middle school students receive quality instruction in core academics and have the option to pursue accelerated learning opportunities.
Recognizing the importance of biliteracy, DISD offers a Dual-Language Academy at the middle school level to broaden our student’s linguistic horizons and ensure they have the essential skills needed for our global economy. If students elect to do so, they will take a core class in English and in Spanish.
Extracurricular activities are a vital element in any child’s development, often building on lessons and learnings that begin during school hours. DISD middle schools offer robotics, dance, cheer, band, mariachi, theater arts, athletics, and much more.
9th-12th Grade Education
Our high schools feature challenging program designed to prepare students for higher levels of education while having the opportunity to graduate with an associate degree in a vast array of studies.
Donna ISD also offers UT Onramps, Dual-Enrollment, and Early College for qualifying students. In addition, we offer over 42 CTE certifications and 38 career pathway programs available to every student in the district.
Recognizing the importance of biliteracy, DISD offers a Dual-Language Academy at the high school level to develop the linguistic repertoire of students so that they have the essential skills needed for our global economy. If students elect to do so, they will take a core class in English and in Spanish.