Welcome to Sherman Texas

Sherman, the county seat of Grayson County, is located approximately 65 miles north of Dallas. In recent years Sherman, with a population of about 40,000 residents, has evolved into one of the major employment centers in North Texas. In addition to employers such as Tyson, Emerson-Fisher Controls, Texas Instruments,  etc., Finisar Corporation (an optical communications components firm) will be opening its manufacturing plant in Sherman in 2018, bringing hundreds of jobs to the area.

Austin College, a four-year residential college and the oldest institution of higher learning in Texas (since 1849) is located in Sherman. The quality of life is further enhanced as a great arts community with the Sherman Symphony Orchestra; Sherman Community Players; the Sherman Museum; and much more.  Opportunities for community arts and music events include: Boots N Bands, Hot Summer Nights Music, Lights on the Lake (Independence Day celebration), Sherman Arts Fest, and Snowflake Festival and Christmas Parade.

Sherman is a great place to live in North Texas providing growth for your business, housing, great schools, medical facilities, shopping, restaurants, jobs and a friendly family atmosphere. People will find it to be a great place to raise a family or to spend their retirement years.


Sherman ISD

Head Start School

Fred Douglass Early Childhood Center

Elementary Schools 

Crutchfield Elementary School

Fairview Elementary School

Jefferson Elementary School

Neblett Elementary School

Sory Elementary School

Wakefield Elementary School

Washington Elementary School

Intermediate School 

Dillingham Intermediate School