Schools and Programs of Choice

CHISD offers numerous programs and schools of choice; click here to apply now for the 2019-20 school year. Priority registration deadline is 2 p.m. Friday, Jan. 11. Remaining spaces will be filled first come, first served. Completing an application does not ensure enrollment. After the registration deadline, families will be notified of their status. The district offers open enrollment; families who live outside of Cedar Hill are eligible to apply. 

Collegiate Pathway - Check campus web pages for mandatory meeting dates.

*Collegiate Prep (Pre-K-5th grade)
Collegiate Academy (grades 6-8)
Cedar Hill Collegiate High School (grades 9-12)


Middle School Academies
Bessie Coleman Middle School
Engineering & Environmental Science STEAM Academy
+Visual and Performing Arts Academy - auditions required (sixth grade only)

W.S. Permenter Middle School
Entrepreneurship & Design STEAM Academy
+World Languages Academy (sixth grade only)

Elementary 
+*Montessori at Lake Ridge Elementary (Pre-K & Kindergarten)  Grades 1-3 will be added based on applicant interest. 

Cedar Hill High School Programs
+Early College Academy at CHHS
+Fire Academy at CHHS  (Click this link to apply to the Fire Academy.) 

+New for the 2019-20 school year.
*Tuition for full-day Pre-K is $450 per month per scholar. Kindergarten is free.