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Ennis ISD school calendar

Click here to see the Ennis ISD calendar.

2005-09 Census Data

For information about the demographics of Ennis, click here.

Ennis Independent School District

Click here for the attendance zones for Ennis’ elementary schools. Ennis ISD is in Region 10 of the Texas Education Agency. The district, formed in 1881, covers an area of 253.8 sq. miles in the southeastern corner of Ellis County and extends into a small area of Navarro County. Two early childhood centers for pre-kindergarten, kindergarten, and […]

City, County facts

Ellis County Information: Website — www.co.ellis.tx.us County Judge — Carol Bush County Commissioners — • Precinct One — Dennis Robinson • Precinct Two — Bill Dodson • Precinct Three — Heath Sims • Precinct Four — Ron Brown • Ellis County emergency alert system To register for notifications via phone call or text message visit […]

History of Ennis, Texas

In 1871, the Houston and Texas Central Railroad (H&TC) purchased 647 acres of land in Ellis County at a price of $5.00 per acre, establishing the line’s northern terminus. On June 8, 1872 this site was established as the City of Ennis. The namesake of the town was Cornelius Ennis, an early official of the […]

City of Ennis

The City of Ennis is located about 30 miles south of Dallas on Interstate 45 in Ellis County. The approximate population is 20,000 residents. Ennis is home to several industries including Lowe’s, CVS, National Envelope, Polyguard, and Sterilite. The city is also served by Ennis Independent School District which currently has two early education centers, […]

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