Magnet/Innovative Programs

DeSoto ISD Magnet and Innovative Programs features over two dozen programs from elementary through high school that allows our students to choose a course of study with innovative approaches to learning. Magnet schools have a curriculum that emphasizes a particular educational focus such as: engineering, science, technology or the arts. A magnet school opens doors of opportunity and sparks the imagination of students, preparing them to become responsible citizens in a global society.

To learn more about the programs offered by DeSoto, start with our FAQ page, and then click the links below to learn about each of our programs.

Magnet Apply

Frequently Asked Question

Elementary Magnet Programs

Middle School Magnet Programs

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High School Magnet and Innovative Programs 


Debbye Garner 
Executive Director of Innovative Programs
200 E. Belt Line Rd., DeSoto, Texas 75115 
Phone (469) 747-3100 
DGarner@desotoisd.org