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  • Local Education

    Columbia-Brazoria Independent School District proudly offers exemplary education to over 3,000 students each year.  The district encompasses over 225 square miles and school buses travel over 350,000 miles annually transporting students to three elementary schools, one junior high and one high school.  The school system employs 456 individuals representing a wide array of workplace skills including educators, instructional and administrative support personnel, business service specialists, clerical personnel, technology technicians, health care professionals, school bus drivers and monitors, fleet mechanics, food service personnel, HVAC technicians, plumbers, electricians, carpenters, custodians, groundskeepers and general maintenance workers.  With an annual operating budget of over 21 million dollars, the school district has a major impact on the economy of the West of the Brazos area and surrounding communities.

    Columbia-Brazoria ISD offers a variety of educational programs and related support services that strives toward meeting each student’s needs. The Pre-K, Kindergarten and bilingual programs focus on beginning education at a very early age. Bilingual programs assist students in the transition to English. Gifted and talented programs are offered to qualified students in grade K-12. Dyslexia services are provided on each campus utilizing Neuhaus curriculum. Columbia-Brazoria ISD is proud to serve as a business partner and community leader for area citizens, but most importantly, CBISD is proud to serve community children with consistent, quality educational services.

    Columbia-Brazoria Independent School District Contact Information: CBISD Website

    Columbia-Brazoria Independent School District
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  • Higher Education

    If you are seeking an education in a variety of fields, the local community college would be a great place to start. Since establishment in 1968, Brazosport College (BC) has worked to improve the quality of life by providing effective and cost-effective Associate and Baccalaureate programs, job skills training and cultural enrichment. The broad range of courses and classes offered at BC addresses diverse educational objectives. Those students planning to pursue a bachelor’s degree can enroll in academic classes, as well as courses in major fields of study, which will transfer to four-year schools. Students seeking certification or a degree in an occupational/technical field will find course leading to an Associate of Applied Science degree in a wide variety of disciplines. Online classes and telecourses are also popular choices for many students. Brazosport College is located on 156 acres of beautifully landscaped grounds in Lake Jackson. Everyone is invited to visit the campus at 500 College Drive, for more information, call at 979-230-3000 or visit them on the web at www.brazosport.edu