Prospective Parents


Welcome to Ballinger School District.  We are a close-knit community nestled along the Colorado River and surrounded by the panoramic views of fertile farms and sprawling ranch lands.  Our school district is proud of its commitment to excellence in education and its student achievement. The school has a long tradition of success in sports, academics, band awards, and high test scores.

Such commitment to excellence comes in part from Ballinger's strong community spirit, where our citizens are proud of their youth and show great support for the district's academic growth and athletics.

We invite you to take a look around our website and learn why over 4,000 residents are proud to call Ballinger home.

Texas State Festival of Ethnic Cultures and Arts & Crafts Show

The Texas State Festival of Ethnic Cultures and Arts & Crafts is perhaps one of the biggest and most anticipated events of the year in Ballinger.  Held the last weekend in April, visitors can enjoy the Ethic Festival Parade, talent show, numerous food booths, crafts from local artisans, and a weekend full of top-notch Texas entertainment.  

This is a long and honored tradition for the residents of Ballinger and one that you won't want to miss.  For more information, click here.  

The Pioneer Plaza

This award-winning Bicentennial project is a peaceful oasis located in the heart of Ballinger.  The Plaza offers a restful stop for residents and tourists alike with benches, trees, and lighted fountain.  For more information, visit Ballinger's city website here.

O.H. Ivie Lake

Located on the Colorado and Concho Rivers, beautiful O.H. Ivie Lake spans over 19,000 acres and sits just 30 miles south east of Ballinger. This beautiful recreation spot has premier fishing, boating, and recreational opportunities sure to please any outdoor enthusiast.  For more information, visit their website here.