Copperas Cove has one of the lowest crime rates in all of Central Texas and a school district recognized by the Texas Education Agency (TEA) for excellence in education, Copperas Cove is an ideal place to live and to learn. Copperas Cove Independent School District includes seven elementary schools, two intermediate schools, two junior high schools, and one high school. CCISD is highly regarded by the townspeople and the educational agencies throughout the state for the quality education offered to students. Local support and interest in the young people and the school system have been determining factors in promoting the high achievement levels obtained by students on state and national standardized tests. The many awards, trophies, and certificates received by students and faculty alike demonstrate the professionalism, ability and caring of the entire school system. In addition to the public schools, private kindergartens and parochial schools are available.