Located just 21 miles east of downtown Dallas, the City of Forney is a unique community steeped in historic tradition with a blend of modern America. Close enough to the big city to catch all the thrills and excitement of professional sports, elegant dining, shopping, plays, musicals and even amusement parks…yet far enough away to be able to return home to the peace and quiet of a small town neighborhood filled with children’s laughter, little league baseball games and back yard bar-b-ques.
Situated east of downtown Dallas on Interstate Highway 80, just north of Interstate Highway 20, Forney is the perfect community for every individual. It is one of fastest growing cities in Kaufman County, which is one of the fastest growing counties in the United States. From 2001 to 2006, the City of Forney experienced a 57 percent growth in population.
Since the turn of the century, Forney ISD has been ranked as one of the fastest-growing school districts in the State of Texas. During the 2009-2010 school year, Forney ISD had a total enrollment of more than 8,000 students and more than 1,100 teachers and staff. The make up of the district includes nine elementary schools, two middle schools, two high schools and one alternative school spread out across the district that spans more than 79 square miles.
Brown Middle School – Located at: 1050 Windmill Farms Blvd. Forney, TX 75126
Warren Middle School – Warren Middle School is . Located at: 811 S. Bois d’Arc Forney, TX 75126
Both Forney High School & North Forney High School are “Academically Acceptable” campused and provide sound curriculum to prepare students for post-secondary studies. Advanced Placement courses include art, biology, calculus, chemistry, economics, English, geometry, U.S. history, government, and Spanish. Dual credit courses are available, and outstanding vocational courses are offered for all students. Numerous extracurricular activities are available including sports, choir, band, and theater.
Forney High School – Located at: 800 FM 741 S Forney, TX 75126
North Forney High School – Located at: 6170 N. Mason Blvd. Forney, TX 75126