From Pre-School through College, Hutto offers access to excellent educational opportunities.  For primary and secondary students, Hutto ISD covers 75 mile square miles and is one of the fastest growing districts in Central Texas.  The University of Texas and several other area universities with a combined enrollment of over 140,000 provide an ample supply of well-educated workers to area employers.  Within 200 miles of Austin, an additional 67 four-year colleges and universities enroll over 450,000 students.  The newest addition to Hutto is the East Wiliamson County Higher Education Center-Hutto Campus which includes Temple College, Texas State Technical College, and Texas A&M-Central.

Educational Attainment

Grades Hutto Texas US
High School Graduate 27.9% 24.7% 26.4%
Some College, No Degree 31.7% 22.9% 21.7%
Associates Degree 8.8% 7.2% 8.8%
Bachelor’s Degree 22.1% 19.1% 19.9%
Postgraduate Degree 5.1% 9.3% 11.4%

Hutto ISD

2016-2017 Hutto Total Enrollment 6,946
Number of Campuses 10
Elementary Campuses 6
Middle Schools 2
High School 1
Alternate Campus 1
Number of Employees 973
2014 Graduates 312
Average Teacher Years of Experience 7.6 years
Average Teacher Years of Experience with in the District 4.7 years
Student-to-Teacher Rate 14.9
2016-2017 Operating Budget $58,088,000
Tax Rate 1.67

Hutto ISD is a proud district that develops community involvement and support through strong relationships and caring for all kids.

Hutto ISD offers more than just a high school diploma through a wide-range of advanced and college-level courses, dual-credit coursework; a Career and Technical Education program featuring numerous certifications including culinary arts, health sciences, business and veterinarian programs; award-winning and state-recognized art, band, music and athletic programs, a state-awarded and nationally recognized FCCLA program; and excellent expanded facilities. The district also recently became the first in the area to offer a full-day Head Start program.

During the past 10 years, the number of students attending Hutto ISD has increased from just over 1,000 students in one K-12 campus to over 6,200 students at eight campuses, and enrollment continues to grow by nearly 300 students each year.

Hutto ISD Central Administration
200 College Street
Hutto, TX 78634
Phone: 512.759.3771

East Williamson County Higher Education Center – Hutto

One of the biggest advantages of locating in Hutto is the new state-of-the-art Higher Education Center. Located on a 57-acre master-planned site on SH 130, the East Williamson County Higher Education Center-Hutto (EWCHEC) is a multi-institutional teaching center providing a wide array of educational opportunities and workforce readiness programs to all of East Williamson County. Temple College and Texas State Technical College  have united in a visionary partnership to bring college courses and workforce readiness programs with certificate and licensure career and technical opportunities education to the residents of Williamson County. Students can complete a certificate, associate degree or transfer to one of several university partners to complete a bachelor degree. Phase 1 was just completed that includes a 113,000 square foot facility.

As the only State of Texas mandated technical college system, Texas State Technical College is designed to work with local business and industry partners to design training programs specific to area employer needs that lead to technical jobs in the State of Texas.  Recently, TSTC at EWCHEC has been established to provide advanced manufacturing, information science, and industrial training to individuals and companies within the greater Austin region. TSTC will work with manufacturers and industries to develop targeted short-term and/or degree-level technical training as needed.  TSTC offers certificate and associate programs in the following areas in Hutto: Air Conditioning, Building Construction, Culinary Arts, Industrial Systems & Engineering Technology, Electrical Construction, Plumbing & Pipefitting and Welding.

Texas A&M Central Texas also just joined the campus and offers students several Bachelor and Master Degree programs.

EWCHEC Information
1600 Innovation Blvd (formerly CR 108)
Hutto, TX 78634
Phone: 512.759.5900

Area Colleges and Universities

Name Location Type
University of Texas Austin 4-Year /Public
Austin Community College Austin 4-Year /Public
Concordia University Austin 4-Year /Public
Saint Edward’s University Austin 4-Year /Private
Huston-Tillotson University Austin 4-Year / Private
University of Phoenix Austin 4-Year / Private
Southwestern University Georgetown 4-Year / Private
Texas State University San Marcos 4-Year / Public
Temple College Temple 2-Year / Public