Classical Center at Brandenburg MS 

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626 Nickens Road
Garland, TX 75043

Phone: 972-926-2630
Fax: 972-926-2633
Email: A047@garlandisd.net

Enrollment: 1134
Year opened: 1972

School hours

8:50 a.m.-4:10 p.m.


Randy King

Ratings & reports

For the most current ratings and reports, reports and performance planning, visit our school profile page on the district website.

Mission Statement  

Our mission at the Classical Center at Brandenburg Middle School is to provide quality education that empowers students to achieve their highest potential through an integrated curriculum and life-long learning.  We are committed to build high self-esteem and provide support to meet the needs of all students and staff members through the support of our community members and parents.


The Classical Center at Brandenburg Middle School is a magnet program that utilizes a "classical" approach to curriculum. Programming is planned to educate the whole child by involving Latin, literature, fine arts and physical fitness. A special emphasis is placed on providing a positive learning environment in which students can fully develop their talents supported by a character education program and a standardized dress code. The Classical Center offers a variety of curriculum choices to develop the interests and aptitudes of each child.


2018 TEA Extraordinary Achievement Distinction Designation

2009 & 2010 TEA Exemplary Campus

2009 Blue Ribbon School of Excellence

2006, 2007, 2008, & 2011 TEA Recognized Campus

A TEA Gold Performance School

One of the Best Public Schools in Texas - Texas Monthly December 2006 & 2007 Issue

2006, 2007 & 2008 Texas Higher Performing Middle School