Welcome to Tyler ISD's Pathfinder

What is Pathfinder?

Tyler ISD invites you to find a school as unique as your child. Pathfinder gives you the opportunity to explore Choice and Innovation schools to find a school that matches your family's educational needs. 

All Choice & Innovation Schools are Tuition-Free

There is no better CHOICE for your child’s future.

K-8 Choice & Innovation Schools

Birdwell Dual Language students.

Birdwell Dual Language Immersion School

Spanish Dual Language Immersion is a technique used in bilingual education for students seeking to acquire a second language.

Click the DUAL LANGUAGE button below to learn more about the campus.

Dual Language

Caldwell Arts Academy students performing.

Caldwell Arts Academy

Caldwell Arts Academy participates in The Kennedy Centers Arts Education Network. This learning platform allows our staff to authentically integrate the Arts into our core curriculum.

Click the FINE ARTS button below to learn more about the campus.

Fine Arts

Secondary Choice & Innovation Schools

Moore MST Magnet School STEM lab.

Moore MST Magnet School

STEM is a curriculum based on the idea of educating students in four specific disciplines - science, technology, engineering, and mathematics in an applied approach.

Click the STEM button below to learn more about the campus.


CTC student in shop class.

Career & Technology Center

The Career and Technology Center offers a wide variety of options to allow students to explore career pathways and earn certificates and licensures before they graduate high school.

Click the CAREER button below to learn more about the campus.


Early College High School graduate hugging freind.

Early College High School

The primary focus at the Early College High School is on providing students the opportunity to earn 60+ college credits free of charge while attending high school.

Click the EARLY COLLEGE button below to learn more about the campus.

Early College

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We also offer Tuition & Income Based Pre-K!

Children must be 4 years old on or before September 1 of the year the child will be enrolled.

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Pre K students posing.

PreK students outside campus.

Our Comprehensive Schools

Your path doesn't stop there. Tyler ISD also offers traditional learning environments rich in academic and extracurricular programs. Below is a list of our comprehensive schools with a link to their website for more information.

Austin Elementary | Bell Elementary | Bonner Elementary | Clarkston Elementary | Dixie Elementary | Douglas Elementary | Griffin Elementary | Jack Elementary | Jones Elementary | Orr Elementary | Owens Elementary | Peete Elementary | Ramey Elementary | Rice Elementary | Woods Elementary | Boulter Middle | Hogg Middle | Hubbard Middle | Three Lakes Middle | Tyler High School | Tyler Legacy High School

Pathfinder - The Power to Choose Your Path