Daugherty Elementary is the first two-story elementary school for Garland ISD. The new building was constructed on the same site and replaced the existing facility, increasing the capacity of the campus from 400 to 800 students. The building has six sections of each grade, kindergarten through fifth grade. Additional spaces include administration, library, computer laboratory, multipurpose rooms, special education spaces, music room, cafeteria with stage, gym and outdoor classroom. The courtyard serves as an outdoor classroom and includes sensory areas, rock garden, rain water cistern and a shadow wall.