Harris County Department of Education

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Harris County Department of Education Contact Information

View Address, Phone Number, Fax Number, and Hours for Harris County Department of Education, a Department of Education, at Irvington Boulevard, Houston TX.


Name
Harris County Department of Education
Address
6300 Irvington Boulevard, 305
Houston, Texas, 77022
Phone
713-694-6300
Fax
713-696-0730
Hours
Mon-Fri 8:00 AM-5:00 PM

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Departments of Education Nearby

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About the Harris County Department of Education

The Harris County Department of Education, located in Houston, TX, oversees local educational programs, including public school systems in Harris County. The Department of Education sets policies on enrollment, provides educational programs, and offers resources for parents and education providers. Working with the Texas state Department of Education and the U.S. Department of Education, the Harris County Department of Education ensures that children in Harris County receive educational services.

You may contact the Department of Education for questions about:
  • K-12 schools in Harris County
  • Public school education programs
  • Harris County school districts
  • School curriculum and tests
  • Enrollment procedures
  • Harris County school superintendents

Harris County Education Statistics

Find Harris County School Enrollment, Educational Attainment (Age 25+), and Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major. Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Harris County School Enrollment
 Harris CountyTexas
School Enrollment (Age 3+)1,264,7587,550,309
Kindergarden72,277 (5.7%)413,027 (5.5%)
Elementary School (Grades 1-8)547,291 (43.3%)3,259,449 (43.2%)
High School (Grades 9-12)262,452 (20.8%)1,580,575 (20.9%)
College/Grad School Enrollment303,252 (24.0%)1,840,224 (24.4%)
Harris County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Harris CountyTexas
Less than 9th Grade Education311,982 (10.9%)1,513,995 (8.7%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)245,616 (8.6%)1,491,909 (8.5%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)668,154 (23.3%)4,372,430 (25.1%)
Some College, No Degree586,375 (20.5%)3,857,193 (22.1%)
Associate's Degree178,496 (6.2%)1,208,509 (6.9%)
Bachelor's Degree559,393 (19.5%)3,288,777 (18.8%)
Graduate/Professional Degree314,848 (11.0%)1,721,618 (9.9%)
Harris County Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major
 Harris CountyTexas
Bachelor's Degree, or Higher874,2415,010,395
Arts, Humanities & Others159,971 (18.3%)1,016,014 (20.3%)
Business212,722 (24.3%)1,171,226 (23.4%)
Education88,561 (10.1%)644,967 (12.9%)
Science & Engineering336,641 (38.5%)1,733,079 (34.6%)
Science & Engineering Related Fields76,346 (8.7%)445,109 (8.9%)