Galena Park ISD believes that it is important to communicate the financial status of the District in an open, honest and transparent manner that is easily understandable and recognizable to all. We recognize that there are many stakeholders who share an interest in the efforts of the District, including students, parents, tax payers and other members of our community. As part of this continuing process, we have created this website to provide you with more direct access to this information.


Visualization Tools

The District’s property tax rate is made up of a Maintenance & Operations tax rate and a Debt Service tax rate. As its name suggests, the Maintenance & Operations tax rate provides funds for the maintenance and operations costs of the school district. The Debt Service tax rate provides funds for payments on the debt that finances the district’s facilities.

Tax Rate Information

Property tax revenue includes property tax collections, penalties, interest & other tax related income. The district has no sales tax revenue.



Tax Revenue Per Student

Revenues and Expenditures per student are calculated using audited financial statement data for all funds (General Fund, Debt Service Fund, & Food Service Funds).



Revenue & Expenditure Per Student

Property values are determined by the Harris County Appraisal District as of January 1st of each year. The Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts annually certifies the final property value on or before July 1



Taxable Property Value

Check Registers

FY 2017-18

FY 2016-17

FY 2015-16

FY 2014-15

FY 2013-14


Comprehensive Annual Financial Reports (CAFR)

Single Audit Reports Financial Integrity Rating System of Texas (FIRST)

FY 2015-16 CAFR

FY 2014-15 CAFR

FY 2013-14 CAFR

FY 2012-13 CAFR

FY 2011-12 CAFR


FY 2015-16 Single Audit

FY 2014-15 Single Audit

FY 2013-14 Single Audit

FY 2012-13 Single Audit

FY 2011-12 Single Audit

2016-17 Schools FIRST Rating

2015-16 Schools FIRST Rating

2014-15 Schools FIRST Rating

2013-14 Schools FIRST Rating

2012-13 Schools FIRST Rating

2011-12 Schools FIRST Rating

Adopted Budgets Budget Documents Budget (Raw Format)

FY 2017-18 Adopted Budget

FY 2016-17 Adopted Budget

FY 2015-16 Adopted Budget

FY 2014-15 Adopted Budget

FY 2013-14 Adopted Budget

FY 2012-13 Adopted Budget

FY 2011-12 Adopted Budget

FY 2017-18 Budget Document

FY 2016-17 Budget Document

FY 2015-16 Budget Document

FY 2017-18

FY 2016-17

Contracting & Procurement Statute Links

Local Government Code 252.021-.0436
Purchasing and Contracting Authority of Municipalities

Local Government Code 262.021-.030
Purchasing and Contracting Authority of Counties

Local Government Code 271.021-.029
Public Property Finance Act

Texas Government Code 2269.101-.411
Contracting and Delivery Procedures for Construction Projects

Texas Education Code 44.031
School District Fiscal Management

General Contact Links for Local Government

State and County      
Local Cities      
Municipality Utility Districts (MUD)   Other Governmental Entities  

Harris County MUD #8

Harris County MUD #53

Harris County MUD #285

Harris County WC&ID 36

Harris County FWSD #51


Harris County Department of Education

Harris County Flood Control District

Harris County Hospital District

Harris County Toll Road Authority

San Jacinto Community College District

Elected Officials  

Federal Representatives



Sheila Jackson Lee
US District 18
Gene Eugene Green
US District 29
State Representatives      
Sylvia R.Garcia
TX District 6
John Whitmire
TX , District 15
Texas State House            
Harold V. Dutton Jr.
Texas State House District 142
Ana Hernandez
Texas State House District 143

Mary Ann Perez
Texas State House District 144



Additional Information

Board of Trustees

Public Information Request

Texas Comptroller's Website

Policies & Procedures