Become a Teacher


In CFISD we are dedicated to promising the best for tomorrow’s future.
Great teachers are the key!

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD is committed to providing the environment and learning opportunities for all students so that, as graduates, they will possess the characteristics that will enable them to live meaningfully and successfully in society and in the workplace.

New teachers joining the CFISD team will be provided the support they need for student success. We provide mentors for all first year teachers, extensive staff development opportunities, an online curriculum management system, state of the art technology, content coaches and campus-based instructional support.

Please explore the links below to obtain more information about paths to teaching and gaining certification in Texas. For questions about teacher applications, please call (281) 897-4050.

Portrait of a Cypress-Fairbanks I.S.D. Teacher

Educator Certification Information

Becoming a Classroom Teacher in Texas

Alternative Certification Program Information

Pre-Admission Content Test
A Pre-Admission Content Test (PACT) can be used to obtain admission into an Educator Preparation Program (EPP). Tests taken through the PACT route are the same tests used for certification.

Out of State Certified Educators

Out of State Testing Sites

Cypress-Fairbanks Independent School District is an equal opportunity employer and operates all educational programs without discrimination on the basis of race, color, age, national origin, gender, or disability. The district complies with Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972, Americans with Disabilities Act and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. ~ [Español]

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