Education

Overview


The majority of Flower Mound is served by the Lewisville Independent School District (LISD), with Argyle, Denton and Northwest Independent School Districts also serving small areas of the Town. For more information on LISD schools visit their website.

Lewisville Independent School District Student Enrollment


(2016-2017 school year)
Category Number of Students / Schools
Flower Mound Students 14,806
High Schools in Flower Mound 2
9th & 10th Grade Campuses in Flower Mound 2
Middle Schools in Flower Mound 6
Elementary Schools in Flower Mound 14
Additional Campuses 1
Total Schools in Flower Mound 25

Exemplary Schools


The Lewisville Independent School District, encompassing 127 square miles and serving more than 53,000 students, has a long-standing tradition of educational excellence. With more than 40 LISD schools receiving an “Exemplary” rating by the Texas Education Agency, LISD is committed to student success. LISD also has six National Blue Ribbon Schools of Excellence, the highest designation a school can earn from the United States Department of Education.
Source: Lewisville Independent School District, 2016

Colleges


There are approximately 28 four-year colleges and universities within 50 miles of Flower Mound, including the University of North Texas (37,175 students), and Texas Woman's University (15,286 students), both located in Denton. In addition, there are approximately 20 two-year/community colleges within 50 miles of Flower Mound.

North Central Texas College (NCTC) has a 32,000-square-foot extension campus in Flower Mound's Parker Square. The fall 2016 enrollment at the Flower Mound campus was more than 2,000 students.

More than 85% of the adult population has had post-secondary education, offering employers some of the highest skilled workers in the North Texas area.

Educational Attainment


Estimated population, age 25+
Source: Nielsen, 2016
Education Level Population Percentage
Graduate or Professional Degree 17.48%
Associate or Bachelor Degree 46.62%
Some College, No Degree 21.21%
High School Graduate/GED 12.24%
Some High School, No Diploma 1.49%
Less than 9th Grade 0.97%

Complete demographic information is available by accessing the Economic Development Profile.