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HS Baseball @ Avery
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Softball vs Avery
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DES 3rd & 4th Grade STAAR Math
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Detroit ISD
110 E. Garner St.
Detroit, Texas 75436
Phone: 903-674-6131
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Welcome to Detroit Independent School District


"The mission of Detroit ISD is to engage students in educational experiences to develop responsible citizens with the knowledge and skills needed to achieve their goals by providing a learning environment that instills a sense of purpose and P.R.I.D.E. in our Detroit Eagle heritage."



High School Girls Track Placed 2nd as a team at the District Track Meet and have 8 Area Qualifiers
High School Boys Track Placed 3rd as a team at the District Track Meet and have 8 Area Qualifiers
Current Events team took home 2nd place at the District Academic UIL meet at Blue Ridge, Sheliah Freeman, Tyler Davis, and Krystal Freeman
Detroit Elementary Kindergarten watches Volcano science experiment
Leprechaun Visits Detroit Head Start
The 3rd Place FFA talent team at the Paris District Convention Blake Westbrook, Lisa McLeod, & Tristan brooks.
Detroit Lady Eagles Softball Tournament
Detroit Baseball Team
Elementary student reading Dr. Seuss books to head start classes.
Varsity Boys golf team placed fourth at Emory Lake Fork Tournament
Detroit Powerlifting
Katlin Taylor and Makaylah Ward placed 5th at the Region FCCLA conference this weekend for their illustracted talk titled
Nathan Hampton 2nd place at the 2014 Regional Science Fair in his catagory
Congratulation to Toby Moss #20 for being named 3rd team Running Back TSWA Class A All-State Football Team


Detroit ISD Appoints Brian Howie as New Superintendent


Raised in the Paris Area, Mr. Howie is a 1999 graduate of North Lamar High School.  He attended Paris Junior College and was a member of the Dragon baseball team.  He received his bachelors and masters degrees from Texas A&M University-Commerce.

He began his administrative career as the assistant principal at Cooper High School in 2009.  In May 2012, Mr. Howie was hired to serve Detroit ISD as High School principal.  Mr. Howie has over 9 years of experience in education and has served as teacher, coach, and administrator at Sulphur Bluff, Cooper, and Detroit ISD. 

Brian is married to Andi Howie and has two children, Kinley and Drake, and they are expecting another child in July.