Teaching in Lamar CISD


Why do teachers prefer Lamar CISD?

  • Competitive salaries and benefits
  • District and campus based mentor assigned to all first year teachers to provide support
  • Lamar CISD’s INTERACT Academy provides training for more than 150 teachers, focused on powerful teaching techniques and providing $10,000 of technology for each campus team
  • Innovative classroom grants available to teachers through the Lamar Educational Awards Foundation (L.E.A.F.)

Salary & Benefits

Teacher Salary starting at $59,500 | Salary Schedule

Service Records and Transcripts

Six health and three voluntary dental plans offered

Benefits at a Glance

Certification Information

Texas Education Agency - SBEC Educator Login

Renewing a Standard Certificate

Additional Certification by Exam

Certificate Lookup

For 2021-2022, only an ESL Supplemental test passed and added from 09/01/2021 through 08/19/2022 is eligible for test reimbursement. If you have any questions, please contact Nancy Martinez for Elementary, 832-223-0306 or Krissy Tejeda for Secondary at 832-223-0319.

Our teachers love technology!

  • Lamar CISD offers state-of-the-art facilities
  • A team of instructional technology leaders and technicians focuses on helping teachers use technology in their classrooms
  • Nearly all classrooms have interactive whiteboards and all have digital projectors
  • The District has thousands of iPads as well as wireless and video-conferencing capabilities on all campuses
  • Student Bring Your Own Device (BYOD)
  • Popular social networking sites, such as Facebook, Twitter and YouTube, are open for instructional use