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Welcome to Ferris ISD!

Ferris ISD is a Class 4-A school district offering students a 21st century educational experience in a rural setting. Ferris is located in northern Ellis County, just 20 miles south of downtown Dallas on Interstate 45. Easy access to all of the entertainment, shopping, and cultural activities the DFW Metroplex has to offer is just one of many reasons to choose the Ferris community and to educate your children in Ferris ISD. Our community provides a close-knit, small town atmosphere that is perfect for families! All school campuses and the overall district achieved a rating of “Met Standard,” the highest rating the Texas Education Agency awarded for 2018. With an average teacher-to-student ratio of 1 to 18, your child will have caring teachers who get to know their students and have the ability to focus on individual student needs.