• Welcome Back Badgers!

    Back to School Central

    Get Ready for an Amazing School Year at Karnes City ISD!

    Hey there Badger students and families! Whether you're joining us for the first time or returning for another fantastic year, we're excited to have you as part of the Karnes City ISD family! We've put together all the essential information you need to gear up for the upcoming school year at our four incredible campuses: Karnes City Primary, Roger E. Sides Elementary School, Karnes City Junior High School, and Karnes City High School.

    If you have any questions, feel free to reach out to us at any of our campuses: Karnes City Primary 830-780-6600, RES Elementary 830-781-6500, Karnes City Junior High 830-780-6400, Karnes City High School 830-780-6300 or the KCISD Central Administration 830-780-2321.  We're here to help!


  • New to Our School?  Returning Badger? Enrollment is a Breeze!

    Welcome to the Badger family, both new and returning students! If you're new to Karnes City ISD or weren't enrolled at the end of the last school year, we're thrilled to have you with us. The enrollment process is as simple as 1-2-3, so let's get started on an exciting new year together!



    Mark your calendars!

    School starts on August 9th.

    View the district calendar here: District Calendar Link

    Stay Up-to-Date on Immunizations

    To attend school, all students must have up-to-date immunizations. Let's make sure everything is in order!

    For information contact the following campus nurses

    1. Primary campus- Nurse Segura LVN (ext. 648)
    2. RES campus- Nurse Bluhm RN, District Nurse (ext.548)
    3. JH/HS campuses- Nurse Villanueva LVN (ext. 448)

    Karnes City ISD will be providing all school supplies for students this 2023-2024 school year.

    We understand that preparing for a new school year can be a stressful time, especially when it comes to gathering all the necessary school supplies. That's why we're thrilled to announce that Karnes City ISD will be providing all school supplies for the upcoming school year! Our students' success is our priority, and we want to ensure that every child has the tools they need to thrive in the classroom. Here's to a fantastic year of learning, growth, and achievement! 

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    More Info Coming Soon

    Back-to-School Events - Save the Dates!

    Back to school August 8th, 2023!

    Review the Handbooks:

    Find answers to commonly asked questions in our handbooks. Check them out online:

    [Link to Handbooks]

    Arrival & Dismissal Schedules:

    Familiarize yourself with the arrival and dismissal schedules for each campus. Remember, patience is key during pickup and dropoff times, especially at the beginning of the school year as we all settle into our routines!

    🕢 KCP Schedule:
    Drop off begins at 7:30 AM.
    Instruction starts at 7:45 AM.
    Dismissal at 3:25 PM.

    🕢 RES Schedule:
    Drop off starts at 7:30 AM.
    Classes begin at 7:45 AM.
    Instruction concludes at 3:25 PM with dismissal at 3:30 PM.

    🕢 KCHS & KCJH Schedule:
    Doors open at 7:40 AM.
    Tardy bell at 8:00 AM.
    School ends at 3:40 PM.

    Sports Physicals:

    For KCJH & KCHS students in athletics, cheer, and marching band, remember to submit your physicals and online paperwork by DATE. You won't be allowed to participate without these completed. Learn more:

    [Sports Physicals Information Link]

    Get Involved - Volunteer Opportunities Await!

    We encourage all parents to get involved in our Parent-Teacher organizations, booster clubs, and volunteer opportunities. Volunteers on campus must complete a background check - find out more here:

    Coming Soon

    Bus Routes - Plan Your Commute:

    Fill out the transporation form below.


    Let's Stay Connected on Social Media!

    Connect with us on social media for updates and exciting news throughout the school year:

    Facebook: Karnes City ISD [facebook.com/karnescityisd]

    Instagram: @karnescityisd

    Twitter: @karnescityisd

  • We're counting down the days until the school year begins! Together, let's make this a remarkable year for every Badger at Karnes City ISD. See you soon!


    Go Badgers! 🐾