Lister building

Positive attitudes and willing spirits

That's what you'll find at Lister. We're a small residential school providing a positive environment for student learning and growing.


Great friendships are made here at Lister Elementary.

Recent News

Outdoor Classroom

Lister Elementary was awarded $2,500 toward our outdoor classroom.

Watch D.O.G.S. kick off

Watch D.O.G.S. is a program where fathers and father-figures are making positive impacts on the students of thousands of schools across the country.

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Report urgent student concerns quickly and anonymously via a new webform and app.

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Lister is proud to be one of 33 elementary schools in Garland ISD to participate in AVID.


Attend an exciting, interactive event that will showcase student creations and engineering challenges.

Months of science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics instruction culminates at the fifth-annual STEAMposium.

This one-of-a-kind event features campus winners from across the district as they face off against one another in challenges involving coding, parachutes, costumes, robotics, chess and more. An exciting awards ceremony will crown districtwide champions.

Students are invited to bring their Mom, Grandmother or Aunt to come and enjoy a special time together.

Early dismissal (districtwide)
Sixth grading period ends



Art & music

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