Everything You Need to Know About Magnolia ISD

When buying a home, one of the first questions parents ask is about the quality of the area’s school district. We’re happy to share that Emory Glen’s youngest residents are destined for success thanks to the highly regarded Magnolia Independent School District (ISD). Read on to learn about the district’s exceptional offerings, with schools just minutes away from our Emory Glen community.

About Magnolia ISD

Ranked as one the best school districts north of Houston, Magnolia ISD provides all the amenities of a large, urban district while maintaining a close-knit community. It’s perfectly located 45 miles north of Houston and west of The Woodlands — spanning 150 square miles, and serving approximately 14,000 students.

Magnolia ISD’s uplifting educational environment encourages students to work hard and reach their full academic potential, providing a variety of career paths, including 13 Career and Technical Educational pathways, award-winning extracurriculars, and advanced academics such as dual credit, Advanced Placement (AP), and International Baccalaureate (IB) courses. The district boasts a well-balanced curriculum to meet the needs of all students, including advanced academics, concurrent college and high school enrollment, career guidance, technical education career paths and certifications, early childhood care, and full-day kindergarten.

List of Schools

  • Magnolia High School
  • Magnolia West High School
  • Bear Branch Junior High
  • Magnolia Junior High
  • Bear Branch Intermediate
  • Magnolia Intermediate
  • Bear Branch Elementary
  • Ellisor Elementary
  • Lyon Elementary
  • Magnolia Elementary
  • Magnolia Parkway Elementary
  • Nichols Sawmill Elementary
  • Smith Elementary
  • Williams Elementary

Available Programs

In addition to strong academics, athletics and arts programs, the district prioritizes the needs of today’s families through free early-morning childcare for elementary and intermediate students. Magnolia ISD facilitates an after-school program called Adventures for students in kindergarten through sixth grade, offering summer camps, Thanksgiving camps, and more.

“Magnolia ISD provides an educational environment where students work hard to reach their academic goals and their maximum academic potential,” said Denise Meyers, Executive Director of Communications & Public Relations at Magnolia ISD. “This is why the district is dedicated to being the best district in the state of Texas.”

With a great district dedicated to their students, it’s no wonder families are drawn to Magnolia. Visit Emory Glen today to explore our available homes and start building your child’s future today.

Before you go, discover the top reasons why you should move to Magnolia. We can’t wait to welcome you home.

Images courtesy of: Magnolia ISD (Magnolia West High School, Williams Elementary).