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The Best Fort Bliss Schools: Daycare – High School (2020 Edition)
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The Best Fort Bliss Schools: Daycare – High School (2020 Edition)

Introduction

So, you just got your orders for Fort Bliss. Now what? If you’re a parent, one of the first things you need to do when relocating to a new area is research the childcare and school options. Luckily, Fort Bliss is a fairly simple area with a major school district that covers both on and off post options.

Choosing the best school districts are a big factor in making your next housing decision. And if you’re still in the process of buying a house, there are loads of great listings for Fort Bliss on AHRN.com.

Suggested Read: Fort Bliss TX: In-Depth Welcome Center

Schools on Fort Bliss

All schools on Fort Bliss as well as a large number of those off post are all part of the El Paso Independent School District.

There are five schools on Fort Bliss that are part of the El Paso Independent School District, and you can find the contact information below.

El Paso Independent School District

6531 Boeing Dr
El Paso, TX 79925
Phone: 1 (915) 230-2000

The El Paso Independent School District (EPISD) is the largest school district in the area with more than 60,000 students and 92 campuses including those on the post itself. This includes 51 elementary schools, 15 middle schools, 10 high schools, 1 K-8 school, 4 specialty schools, and 4 alternative campuses.

Elementary Schools on Fort Bliss

1. Bliss Elementary, PreK-5

4401 Sheridan Rd
Fort Bliss, TX
Phone: 1 (915) 236-5150

2. Powell Elementary, PreK-5

4750 W. Ellerthorpe Rd
Fort Bliss TX
Phone: 1 (915) 774-7775

3. Logan Elementary, PreK-5

3200 E. Ellerthorpe Rd
Fort Bliss, TX
Phone: 1 (915) 236-5750

4. Milam Elementary, PreK-5

5000 Luke Rd
Fort Bliss, TX
Phone: 1 (915) 236-0325

Middle Schools on Fort Bliss

Middle schools are located off base and are listed below.

High Schools on Fort Bliss

High Schools on Fort Bliss

1. Chapin High School, 9-12

7000 Dyer St
Fort Bliss, TX
Phone: 1 (915) 236-0325

Daycares on Fort Bliss

If you’re looking for childcare on post at Fort Bliss, there is a Family Child Care (FCC) program which is registered and quality controlled, providing flexible hours and even overnight child care in a comfortable home setting. Providers are vetted and licensed caregivers through the Child and Youth Services.

1. Family Child Care

3503A Story St
Fort Bliss TX
Phone: 1 (915) 568-4198

Childcare on Fort Bliss

There are also 5 Child Development Centers (CDC) on post for children 6 weeks to 12 years old. Parents may register annually for free with the CYSS Parent and Outreach Services at 1 (915) 568-4374.

1. Main Child Development Center (CDC)

1730 Haan Rd
Fort Bliss, TX
Phone: 1 (915) 568-5689
*Currently closed due to construction. Check for updates here.

2. Milam CDC

11896 Haan Rd
Fort Bliss, TX
Phone: 1 (915) 744-7877

3. Logan CDC

3500 Ellerthorpe Rd
El Paso, TX 79904
Phone: 1 (915) 568-3989

4. Replica CDC

5036 Sheridan Rd
West Fort Bliss, TX
Phone: 1 (915) 569-7196

5. East Bliss CDC

20707 Kasserine Way
Fort Bliss, TX
Phone: 1 (915) 744-2731

Schools Near Fort Bliss

Families living off-post have no shortage of great schools and daycare facilities to choose from in the massive El Paso Independent School District. Below is a list of the EPISD schools located closest to the base housing areas.

There are ten other smaller school districts in the surrounding counties; El Paso, Socorro, Gadsden (NM), Ysleta, Canutillo, San Elizario, Clint, Anthony, Fabens, and Tornillo. However, EPISD is the largest and has the most military students in attendance. If you’re unsure what school your child will be zoned to, here is a handy school locator.

For those living farther away from post, visit the corresponding county websites to get more information about these nearby education and childcare options. Socorro, Gadsden (NM), Ysleta, Canutillo, San Elizario, Clint, Anthony, Fabens, and Tornillo.

Elementary Schools near Fort Bliss

Elementary Schools near Fort Bliss

1. Hughey Elementary, PK-5

6201 Hughey Dr
El Paso, TX 79925
Phone: 1 (915) 236-0250

2. Nixon Elementary, PK-5

11141 Loma Roja Dr
El Paso, TX 79934
Phone: 1 (915) 236-5906

3. Travis Elementary, PK-5

5000 N. Stevens St
El Paso, TX 79930
Phone: 1 (915) 236-6200

Middle Schools near Fort Bliss

1. Bassett Middle, 6-8

4400 Elm St.
El Paso, TX 79930
Phone: 1 (915) 236-6350

2. Richardson Middle, 6-8

11350 Loma Franklin Dr
El Paso, TX 79934
Phone: 1 (915) 235-6650

3. Ross Middle, 6-8

6101 Hughey Dr
El Paso, TX 79925
Phone: 1 (915) 236-0800

High Schools near Fort Bliss

1. Andress High, 9-12

5400 Sun Valley Dr
El Paso TX 79924
Phone: 1 (915) 236-4000

2. Austin High, 9-12

3500 Memphis Ave
El Paso, TX 79930
Phone: 1 (915) 236-4200

3. Burges High, 9-12

7800 Edgemere Blvd
El Paso, TX 79925
Phone: 1 (915) 236-7200

Private Schools near Fort Bliss, TX

Private Schools near Fort Bliss, TX

If you’re looking for a good private school in the El Paso area, here is a list of the best rated private schools K-12. Below are just the top 5 rated options of K-12 Private Schools.

1. Radford School, K-12

2001 Radford St
El Paso, TX 79903
Phone: 1 (915) 565-2737

2. Mesilla Valley Christian Schools, K-12

3850 Stern Dr
Las Cruces, NM 88001
Phone: 1 (575) 525-8515

3. Loretto Academy, K-12

1500 Hardaway
El Paso, TX 79903
Phone: 1 (915) 566-8400

4. Immanuel Christian School, PreK-12

1201 Hawkins Blvd,
El Paso, TX
Phone: 1 (915) 778-6160

5. Jesus Chapel School, PreK-12

10200 Album Ave
Phone: El Paso, TX 79925
Phone: 1 (915) 593-1153

Daycares Near Fort Bliss

Daycares Near Fort Bliss

If you’re living off post, you are still able to utilize on-post childcare. However, if you’re looking for something closer to your home off post, here is a quick list of just a few of the many options in El Paso as rated by Yelp.

1. Westside KinderCare

6923 Enid Ct
El Paso, TX 79912
Phone: 1 (800) 709-8814

2. Little Kings and Queens Daycare

1815 Trawood Ste B-1
El Paso, TX 79935
Phone: 1 (915) 599-8908

3. A Mother’s Blessing Christian Daycare

3389 Wedgewood
El Paso, TX 79925
Phone: 1 (915) 590-4606

Conclusion

Ensuring your children’s care and education is priority number one for any parent. We hope that this short article can help with that search and allow you to focus on your resettlement and getting out to explore the desert and cultural sites of El Paso and Fort Bliss. And have all the fantastic Tex-Mex you can eat!

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