Early College High Schools

  • Early College High Schools (ECHS) are open-enrollment high schools that allow students an opportunity receive both a high school diploma and either an associate degree or at least 60 credit hours toward a baccalaureate degree. EPISD’s Early College High Schools partner with El Paso Community College to: 

    • Provide dual credit at no cost to students 
    • Offer rigorous instruction and accelerated courses 
    • Provide academic and social support services to help students succeed 
    • Provide students with highly personalized attention 
    • Increase college readiness 

    Early College students who reside in EPISD are eligible for bus transportation from their home high school. 


  • Burges Early College High School
  • Transmountain Early College High School