Denison ISD Socrates Scholar Program

The Socrates Program is an initiative of the Denison Independent School District to encourage each student to achieve his or her maximum potential.

The program honors Denison High School students who have completed four years of English, science, mathematics, and social studies.



  • 16 credits in the core areas- 4 from each area.

  • A minimum of 8 credits from Pre AP or AP classes (The eighth course may be taken during the second semester of the senior year)

  • A minimum of a 3.5 GPA obtained by the end of the first semester of the senior year


Each Socrates graduate will be honored at a banquet, acknowledged on awards night, and recognized at graduation. Their parents will receive preferential seating during graduation exercises.


For more specific information concerning the program, please contact the counseling department, Denison High School, 903-462-7615.

Group picture of scholars banquet

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Denison ISD

1201 S Rusk

Denison, Texas 75020


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