In May 2012, SISD was behind the state in 9 out of 17 STAAR exams for students in grades three through eight. With outstanding leadership and innovative instructional strategies, Socorro ISD has now outscored the Texas passing rates in ALL 17 STAAR exams in grades three through eight for five consecutive years. Overall, SISD students once again outperformed the state and region in STAAR/EOC exams administered in 2018.
Team SISD was the largest school district in Texas of the three large school districts in the state to earn a Postsecondary Readiness Distinction Designation by the Texas Education Agency. SISD earned a 2018 TEA accountability score of 88, which is a high B overall rating, the highest among area large school districts.