Longhorn Educator

  • Why CHISD?

    If you would like to work in a school district that is innovative, diverse and focused on unlocking every Longhorn’s potential, then consider applying to teach in the Cedar Hill Independent School District. CHISD is home to the Longhorns and serves more than 7,600 scholars in southern Dallas county. CHISD prides itself in outperforming the state in the 2019 state rating system and continues to be a leader in educational opportunities for young people in the Best Southwest.

    Our schools offer middle school STEAM academies, sought after Montessori program, fine arts academy, recognized Career and Technical Education Programs, a collegiate pathway serving scholars from elementary to high school, award-winning fine arts, competitive athletics, personalized learning and more.

    CHISD believes that a prospective educators will find a perfect fit in Longhorn Nation.

    Your success is our success and we want to help you grow on your journey as an educator. An abundance of professional development opportunities are in place to support Cedar Hill ISD teachers and school leaders, including one-on-one coaching, professional learning teams, and large group sessions.

    Scholars are our main focus, and we need educators who have a desire to unlock every Longhorn’s potential. If you are ready to take the first step to becoming a classroom teacher, scroll down to learn more about the process and what makes Cedar Hill ISD such a great place to work.
    Top Reasons to be a Teacher in Cedar Hill ISD

Top Reasons to Teach in CHISD
  • Stipend Pay

    Teachers can also qualify to receive stipends based on their subject of expertise and their assignment. Here are just a few the stipends CHISD offers teachers:

    • Math - $4,000
    • Science - $4,000
    • Foreign Language - $4,000
    • Bilingual Speech Therapist - $4,000

    Click here for CHISD Compensation Manual


    Teacher Selection Process

    1. Apply online
    2. Review of application
    3. Campus Interview
    4. Lesson demonstration
    5. Reference check
    6. Offer extended


    As a potential #EssentialLonghorn we want to ensure that you have access to as much information as possible, guaranteeing that we are your school district of choice. Below you will find links to information that will assist you as you consider joining Cedar Hill ISD.

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