Lone Star Gridiron

Re-Alignment Notes

Notes on the 2010-2012 realignements.

New enrollment #'s
5A 2065 & up
4A 990 to 2064
3A 430 to 989
2A 200 to 429
1A 199 & below

2008 enrollment #’s
5A – 2085 and above
4A – 980-2084
3A – 430-979
2A – 200-429
1A – 199 and below

Not much difference. The 5A level dropped 20 students which was the 1st time since 1990 that the # went down. 4A's minimum went down 10 students. Class 2A and 1A numbers stayed the same.

Changes : 1A and 2A will be split into Division I and Division II prior to the season

After the announcement, schools can appeal the UIL's decision until Feb. 11. Some schools will request to move up in classification and others will appeal to change districts because of travel concerns. The appeals hearings are heard Feb. 18.

Notables dropping from 2A to 1A : Garrison

Notable 1A Schools Staying In 1A: Canadian, New Deal, Albany, Cayuga

Notables Moving up from 1A to 2A: Junction

Notables dropping from 3A to 2A: Tatum, Cameron Yoe

Notable 2A Schools Staying In 2A: Harleton, Groveton, Schulenburg, Three Rivers, San Augustine, Crawford, Godley

Notables Moving up from 2A to 3A: Salado, Kirbyville

Notable 3A Schools Staying In 3A: Farmersville, Yoakum, Burnet, Abilene Wylie, Lucas Lovejoy

Notables dropping from 4A to 3A: Big Spring

Notable 4A Schools Staying In 4A: Fort Worth Dunbar, Stephenville, Kilgore, La Marque, El Campo

Notables dropping from 5A to 4A: Wylie, Tyler John Tyler, Smithson Valley, Rockwall, Baytown Lee, Houston Stratford

Notables Moving up from 4A to 5A: Abilene Cooper, Denton Guyer, Longview, Del Valle, San Marcos, Cibolo Steele

Notable 5A Schools Staying In 5A: Fort Bend Dulles

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