The Grand Prairie Independent School District (GPISD) is the biggest employer in Grand Prairie with around 3,372 staff individuals. More than 2,100 of those are teaching staff. GPISD is a 58-square mile locale serving around 26,000 students inside the Dallas County portion of Grand Prairie. The District brags 39 campuses, including 7 middle schools, 3 high schools, 25 elementary schools, 2 ninth-grade centers, and 2 alternative education schools. The District has a diverse student populace with 17.6 percent black students, 63.1 percent Hispanic students, 3.7 percent Asian students, 15.1 percent white students, and 5 percent American Indian students. The school hires dynamic faculty members and pays them handsomely.