Lyford Consolidated Independent School District
LCISD serves the city of Lyford and unincorporated areas in Willacy County, Cameron County, and Hidalgo County. Unincorporated areas in Willacy County served by LCISD include Lyford South, Santa Monica, Sebastian, Willamar, and Zapata Ranch. Unincorporated areas in Cameron County served by LCISD include Yznaga.
In the fall of 1999, Lyford CISD opened a new 42,000-square-foot (3,900 m2) middle school, replacing a 12,000-square-foot (1,100 m2) middle school.
- Lyford High School (Lyford) – The school mascot is the bulldog.
- Lyford Middle School (Unincorporated Willacy County)
- Lyford Elementary School (Lyford)