Family and Community Engagement Scores
The mission of the Shamrock Independent School District is to create diverse and varied curriculum so that ALL students will be successful and become contributing members of society in the new millennium. Shamrock ISD is committed to providing an orderly, safe, structured environment through communication among students, parents, community, and school personnel. Therefore, Shamrock ISD is dedicated to providing an opportunity for ALL students to participate in character education and to achieve excellence through academic learning experiences.
EXCELLENCE IN TECHNOLOGY
Shamrock ISD is committed to bringing the most up-to-date technological improvements to the classroom. Through the Texas Infrastructure Fund and local funds, Shamrock ISD has a Videoconference Room and 173 computers available for student and faculty use. All software and hardware is updated according to our technology plan.
Business Partnerships, Dual Credit Courses, Career and Technology Education (Agriculture, Building Trades, Computer, Electrical Trades, Home Economics classes), Computer Technology, Concurrent (Band, Art), Gifted and Talented Education, Advanced Jr. High Courses, Pre-Kindergarten Program, Early Childhood Program, At-Risk Program, Compensatory Education Program, School-wide Title I Program, Safe and Drug-Free Schools Program, Job Shadowing Program.
Dual Credit (Grades 11,12)
Students are allowed to take high school credit courses and at the same time incorporate college curriculum requirements to receive post-secondary credit. Instructors have their masters degrees and credit is articulated through Clarendon Junior College.
STAR Counseling Program
In addition to providing academic counseling services are provided for students by the Texas Juvenile System at no cost. Qualified counselors provide much needed services to students and families.
A new service provides a transition counselor for high school students working on the transition from school to post-secondary school and from school to work.
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