Located in North Central Hays County, the Hays Consolidated Independent School District serves over 221 square miles. The district’s 22 campuses are located throughout the Kyle and Buda communities, drawing more than 16,500 students.
Two 4-year high schools, five middle schools (6-8 grade), 13 elementary schools, an alternative high school of choice and disciplinary campus comprise the district’s campuses, which have tripled in number since 2000.
The district features a state-of-the-art Performing Arts Center; a dual-language magnet program at two elementary campuses; a science/ technology/ engineering/ math (STEM) magnet program at two elementary schools; Project Lead the Way designation at both of the comprehensive high schools; and music, art, library, and PE included in the weekly rotation at the elementary level.
Award-winning music, theater and athletic programs are part of the student offerings at Lehman High School and Hays High School as part of a rigorous general curriculum. Lehman High School, which opened in 2004, features a culinary program and a Navy JROTC program in its first year. Hays High School, which celebrated its 40th year in 2007, features a nationally renowned debate team and a Marine JROTC program. Elementary School
Elm Grove Elementary School
Dahlstrom Middle School
Hays High School