Award-Winning Public Schools
Longview is home to three award-winning public schools: Longview ISD, Pine Tree ISD and Spring Hill ISD. Each district supports the community’s target industries with programs that create skilled, educated graduates that are workforce and college ready.
Longview is also home to a number of private and charter schools, including religious-based education, Montessori and Career/College ready programs.
LISD schools are ranked some of the highest in the region, with the district receiving an ‘A’ Accountability Rating.
LISD is comprised of more than 8,000 diverse students and over 2,000 faculty and staff.
LISD’s 14 campuses feature a number of acclaimed programs including Montessori, International Baccalaureate, STEAM, and CTE.
Home of the Lobos
Longview ISD is the largest and most comprehensive school district in the greater Longview area. The district attracts students from both Longview and the surrounding area, allowing families to take advantage of high-quality education and opportunities.
LISD is focused on serving its students and community with programs and a curriculum that equip students with a college-preparatory education, military readiness, future career aspirations and intercultural understanding for the 21st century. Magnet campuses and distinguished programs, including Montessori, STEAM and International Baccalaureate.
Longview High School strives to graduate students that are prepared to enter the workforce or continue their education. LHS offers a wide range of academic and extracurricular programs, along with a comprehensive CTE program, with curricula including:
Science, Technology, and Engineering
Transportation, Distribution, and Logistics
Health Science, and IT
Dual credits are also available through Kilgore College.
Home of the Panthers
Serving the northern portion of Longview, Spring Hill ISD offers programs of study aligned with the regional labor market information to allow students to pursue high-skill, high-demand occupations with high wages.
Spring Hill High School serves nearly 600 students with excellent academic, extracurricular, workforce training and college preparatory programs. AP, Career and Technology and Dual Credit opportunities are available. The campus is also home to a student-operated internet cafe!
CTE Programs range from health science and accounting to robotics and design, with the opportunity to earn certifications such as:
Microsoft Office Suite
Dual-credit courses are offered through Kilgore College, LeTourneau University and Texas State Technical College - Marshall.
Pine Tree ISD
Home of the Pirates
Pine Tree ISD serves the western portion of Longview, with a focus on fostering a culture of innovation and empowering all students to develop their unique passions and make a positive impact on global society.
Pine Tree High School focuses on creating well-rounded students who are career and college ready. The campus offers a range of academic, and extracurricular programs and opportunities to earn college credits through AP courses, dual credit and Advanced Technical Credit (ATC).
Dual-credit opportunities are available through Kilgore College/Kilgore College-Longview and LeTourneau University, with courses ranging from core curriculum to Career and Technology.
Home of the Bobcats
Hallsville Independent School District is located in the western part of Harrison County just a few miles east of Longview. HISD covers approximately 188 square miles and contains nine schools and roughly 19,104 students. Hallsville ISD and every campus in Hallsville ISD are currently rated as Met Standard by the Texas Education Agency and continues the academic excellence that has been a hallmark of this school district for decades.
Hallsville ISD is the only district in Texas recognized by Solution Tree as a Model PLC District. Four of the district’s campuses have also been individually recognized as Model PLC campuses.
HISD is also recognized as a District of Innovation. This is a concept passed by the 84th Legislative Session in House Bill 1842, that gives traditional independent school districts most of the flexibilities available to Texas' open enrollment charter schools. To access these flexibilities, a school district must adopt an innovation plan, as set forth in Texas Education Code chapter 12A.
Outstanding Colleges & Universities
With 15 regional colleges and universities, Longview residents have access to the higher education they need to pursue rewarding careers. These institutions partner with businesses and the community to provide the skilled and educated workforce that businesses and industries need for successful operations.