When it comes to receiving an excellent education, parents are continually drawn to the opportunities found within the Alice area. Public pre-K to 12 education is supplied through Alice Independent School District, which currently serves a total student body exceeding 5,200. The district is comprised of 10 facilities—a number of which have recently been rebuilt or have plans to undergo updating efforts. In addition to the district’s traditional curriculum are a host of specialized programs, notably the vocational and technical training program through the College Tech Prep of the Coastal Bend, or simply Tech-Prep.
Alice hosts various day care and early childhood education centers, as well as three private parochial institutions. St. Elizabeth School, St. Joseph School and Alice Christian School offer a great alternative to the public school route.
Students beginning the path to higher education utilize the resources of nearby Corpus Christi and Kingsville, along with the local campus of Coastal Bend College. This institution offers academic transfer courses and vocational and technical programs in such fields as accounting, general office management, law enforcement, nursing, welding, child development and more.