Kilgore Independent School District

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Kilgore ISD is located in Northeast Texas, approximately 120 miles east of Dallas (TX) and 70 miles west of Shreveport (LA). The district serves over 4,000 students and is made up of five campuses:


  • Kilgore High School (9 – 12)
  • Kilgore Middle School (6 – 8)
  • Kilgore Intermediate School (4 & 5)
  • Chandler Elementary School (2 & 3)
  • Kilgore Primary School (PreK – 1)  


Kilgore ISD is a community committed to doing WHATEVER IT TAKES to help all students reach a high level of academic achievement with the ability to creatively think, lead, collaborate, communicate and thrive in our local and a global society.


Live in Kilgore:

Kilgore is a wonderful place to live, work, play and raise a family.  We are a friendly small town that has many characteristics of a larger community. 


  • Outstanding public school system and community college
  • Renovated and new public schools
  • Newly renovated Downtown Kilgore
  • Safe Community due to Fire & Police Excellence
  • Diversified culture
  • Tremendous job opportunities
  • Quality healthcare
  • Numerous cultural events, historical attractions and festivals
  • Progressive-minded business & government leadership


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Objective Criteria for Personnel Decisions

The board establishes the following objective criteria for decisions regarding hiring, dismissal, reassignment, promotion, and demotion of district personnel. These criteria are not rank-order and may be considered in whole or in part in making such decisions.
  1. Academic or technical preparation, supported by transcripts
  2. Proper certification for grade level, subject or assignment, including emergency permits and endorsements for specific subjects, programs or positions
  3. Experience
  4. Recommendations and references
  5. Evaluations
  6. Suitability for the position and professional competence
  7. The needs of the District