La Porte Independent School District
The La Porte Independent School District (LPISD) consists of:
  • 12 campuses
  • 7 elementary schools
  • 1 6th grade campus
  • 2 junior high campuses
  • 1 high school complex
  • 1 alternative campus
The district is accredited by the Texas Education Agency and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. The La Porte ISD received the status of a Recognized District in the 2002 school year. There are 1,052 staff members and current enrollment is 7,743 students. For additional information, please visit the LPISD website.

Higher Education
There are several colleges near the City of La Porte. Nearby universities include the:
  • University of Houston
  • University of Houston-Clear Lake
  • Houston Baptist University
  • St. Thomas University
  • University of Texas
Junior Colleges
  • Houston Community College
  • Lee College
  • San Jacinto College