Multitudes of learning opportunities equip students of all ages with the skills they need to meet the challenges of the 21st century. Preschool through high school age students are able to strive for academic excellence in the Midland Independent School District or one of the many private education choices:
Schools - Private, Public, Universities & Colleges
In addition to the number of educational facilities, Midland is home to the Region 18 Education Service Center - one of 20 service centers that serve Texas educational needs. Region 18 serves as a liaison between the Texas Education Agency and the local school districts and the schools they serve by disseminating information, conducting training, and providing consultations for both federal and state programs. Though located in Midland, Region 18’s assigned regional area encompasses: 37,553 square miles, 19 counties, 39 school districts, 4 charter schools, 23 private schools, 5 institutes of higher education, more than 6,300 educators, and more than 70,000 students.
While those who are looking to attend college for the first time or return to round out career skills or enhance their personal knowledge have many choices including Midland College, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center and the University of Texas of the Permian Basin.
The Midland Chamber of Commerce believes that an educated workforce is essential to a healthy business climate in any community. Therefore, we are proud to be a founding partner with PIEMidland.org, a website that provides a platform for linking educational needs with community donors.