Welcome to Belton ISDBelton ISD’s mission is to provide an education that challenges every student to excel. Located in Bell County, the district’s boundaries encompass 198.6 square miles. If you are new to the Big Red Community, please visit the Moving to Belton ISD page for more resources and information on enrolling your children in the district.
Belton Independent School District currently serves over 10,800 students on 15 campuses. They reside in the City of Belton (3,578 students), Morgan's Point Resort (821 students), part of the City of Temple (3,563 students) and unincorporated areas of Bell County (2,349 students). Read more about our students on the demographics page.
Our SchoolsStudents attend one early childhood school, nine elementary schools, three middle schools, one traditional high school and one new tech high school. To read more about our schools, visit the campus web sites at the "Select a School" drop down menu at the top of the BISD home page or under the "Campuses" tab.
For 2016, Belton ISD and all of the district's campuses were rated "met standard" based on student performance on the State of Texas Assessment of Academic Readiness. For more information, please visit the accountability ratings page.
The District is led by a Board of Trustees elected by the community and led by Mr. Randy Pittenger, Board of Trustees President, and by Dr. Susan Kincannon, Superintendent of Schools. Other members of the Administrative Team are Phil Haggerty, Assistant Superintendent for Business Services; Dr. Deanna Lovesmith, Assistant Superintendent of Curriculum and Instruction; and Todd Schiller, Executive Director of Human Resources. Read more about the Board of Trustees, the Superintendent, or about the District's administration team.
With over 1,700 employees, Belton ISD is one of the largest employers in Bell County. We are commmitted to attracting and retaining high-performing administration, faculty, and staff who reflect the values of the community, serve as positive role models, exhibit moral excellence, and are committed to achieving excellence for all students. If you are interested in joining our team, please visit the employment page for more information.
Parent involvement is an important part of student educational success. Belton ISD's parent involvement program strives to provide opportunities for parents and guardians to be an integral part of their child's education. Informational meetings, parent workshops, parent/teacher conferences, advisory committees, parent surveys, and a variety of school activities are some ways that parents can participate and contribute input into their child's education.
Our CommunityBelton is located in Bell County in the heart of Central Texas, just 60 miles north of Austin and 40 miles south of Waco on I-35. The district's boundaries encompass 198.6 square miles including Belton, Morgan's Point Resort and a portion of Temple. Belton's close-knit community provides support for the school district and our students. The District maintains an Adopt-A-School partnership with Fort Hood military base whereby designated units for each campus assist with tutoring and events. The Belton Educational Enrichment Foundation is supported by Belton ISD staff and community donations to provide scholarships for graduating seniors and grants to teachers for classroom enrichment.
Belton ISD provides a variety of programs and services to ensure each child receives a quality education. The following links provide more detailed information on those programs.