Mission and General Information
The Lovejoy Independent School District, founded in 1917, is a public school district located three miles east of Allen and about 25 miles north of Dallas in the rapidly growing region of central Collin County. The district covers approximately 17 square miles. The Lovejoy Independent School District is home to over 4,000 Pre-K-12th grade students. Lovejoy is categorized as a 5A school district for athletics, fine arts, and academic competitions. Lovejoy will remain a district with only one high school with 9-12 enrollment not to exceed 1,900 students. Lovejoy graduated its first senior class in 2010 and consistently receives both state and national recognitions in academics, fine arts and athletics.
Two-time winner of the prestigious UIL Lone Star Cup.
2019 5A UIL Academic Champions
Ranked in the top 1% of over 1,200 school districts in performance on the State of Texas Assessment of Academic Readiness (STAAR) exams,
Lovejoy High School ranked in the top 1% of all high schools in the nation by “U.S. News and World Report”.
Lovejoy High School ranked in the top 5,000 STEM high schools in the nation by "Newsweek".
The College Board designated 328 Lovejoy High School Advanced Placement Scholars in 2020.
State Champions in Volleyball (seven years), Swimming, Cross Country (five years), Track and Wrestling; State Finalist in Swimming, Cross Country, Softball, Track, Wrestling, Powerlifting, Girls Basketball, and Tennis.
Award Winning Fine Arts Program in the Visual Arts, Band, Color Guard, Orchestra, Choir, Theatre, and Dance. (Art and Music program available for Pre-K-5 students.)
Award Winning Journalism, Computer Science, Robotics, Speech and Debate, Health Occupations, and Chess Programs.