Student Support Services Division
The Edinburg Consolidated Independent School District is located in the Educational Center of the Rio Grande Valley of South Texas. Edinburg is a three-time "All-America City,” and is also home to the University of Texas - Rio Grande Valley and the City of Edinburg is often referred to as “The Gate Way to the Rio Grande Valley”.
Edinburg is a closely knit community which strongly emphasizes the value of providing a good education. The ECISD encompasses 945 square miles which makes it one of the largest in the nation. The District provides award winning academic services at 4 high schools, 6 middle schools, 31 elementary schools, and 1 alternative and 1 credit recovery campus. Edinburg CISD has been recognized at the national and state level for its academic programs as well as its progressive approach to the overall public school experience. This school year the Texas Education Agency has recently recognized Edinburg CISD as being an A rated school district. Edinburg CISD is one of two school districts south of Austin with an enrollment of over 34,000 students that has garnered this distinction. Furthermore, almost half of the district’s 41 schools received the report card equivalent of an A (including 1 high school and 2 middle schools) as measured by The Texas Education Agency’s accountability rating system. Additionally, within the last 2 years, The United States Department of Education has designated 6 Edinburg CISD schools as National Blue Ribbon Schools. In addition, Edinburg CISD strongly believes in the idea of quality teaching to develop well rounded students, hence all of our schools offer quality academic programs with diversified course offerings in UIL, fine arts, athletics, elective subjects and career and technical education.
All Edinburg Consolidated Independent School District students will master the competencies to be life-long learners, to compete, contribute, and succeed in the global community through positive attitudes and high expectations.
The TEAM of the Edinburg Consolidated Independent School District Board of Trustees, administrators, teachers, support staff, parents and community, in partnership with public and private agencies, is committed to provide the support, resources and academic rigor to ensure all students achieve educational and social excellence.