The Clint Independent School District encompasses a diverse, geographically large area (379.9 square miles) within the Upper Rio Grande border region, 25 miles east of El Paso. The Far East El Paso area is one of the fastest developing areas in the county.
Clint ISD encompasses three major, separate and distinct communities – the Town of Clint, a stable farming and ranching area; the town of Horizon City, a growing suburban area; and the community of Montana Vista, an unincorporated area. The town of Clint is located in the fertile valley area on State Highway 20, approximately 18 miles southeast of El Paso. Horizon City and the Montana Vista areas are situated in the high desert to the north. The Montana Vista area flanks State Highways 62 and 180, about 24 miles to the north of Clint. Horizon City is also in the high desert at the midpoint of the district.
With an enrollment of 11,800 students, Clint ISD has 14 campuses – four high schools, four middle/junior high schools and six elementary schools. Of the nearly 1200 districts in the state, Clint is among the top 100 in student population.
The District’s "College for All" initiative provides K-12 students in Clint ISD opportunities to explore and prepare for post-secondary education and career preparation. College preparedness courses help students prepare for college entrance exams, as well as goal setting, college and career exploration, college applications, essay writing, scholarship and financial aid research. Students are able to earn college course credit while in high school. The Clint ISD Early College Academy allows high school students to earn their high school diploma while also earning a college degree. The Bound for Success program ensures that all seniors have the opportunity to enroll at the University of Texas at El Paso. In addition, the District has implemented the Superintendent’s Scholarship Fund to raise money to provide college scholarships to graduating seniors in Clint ISD.
Clint ISD can choose from an array of athletics and fine arts programs to enhance their educational experience. Each high school also offer the JROTC programs. To prepare for the workforce after high school students are afforded the opportunity to enroll in courses in District's Career and Technical Education program (CTE). Currently CTE offerings include but are not limited to Cosmetology, Business, Computer Technology, Food Science, Law Enforcement, Architecture, Graphic Design, Agriculture and Auto Mechanics.
The District employs 1450 full-time staff. The District’s 700 teachers are among the highest paid compared to other District’s in the county. Of the nine school districts in El Paso County, Clint is the largest in square mileage and has great potential for growth.
Hours of Operation
The Clint ISD Central Administration Building is located at 14521 Horizon Blvd. in Horizon City and is open from 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM Monday through Friday.