Welcome to HSoC

2023-2024 School Year

“The path is the goal.”

It’s not the destination, it’s the journey that is worth it. It’s the journey that takes you from nothing to something, that is irreplaceable, that makes you grow and become something different. Your journey starts at HSoC!

Start of School

Thursday, Aug. 10th, 7:30am

55 Northgate Drive

Waxahachie, TX

Good Day,

In an effort to ensure a worry-free first day of school at High School of Choice, please note the following:

  • School starts on Thursday, August 10th. Please be present (even if you have completed all coursework).

  • Bring or email proof of residency (ex. utility bill, copy of rental agreement, or mortgage statement). Send email to: swilliams3@wisd.org

  • No need to register or withdraw from WHS

Thank you and enjoy your last days of summer vacation!


Dr. B

Al Benskin, Ed.D.
Director of Alternative Education Services

Waxahachie ISD / 55 Northgate Drive, Waxahachie TX 75165
( 972 923-4600 / FAX: 972 923-4617
*: abenskin@wisd.org / WEB: www.wisd.org

High School Of Choice

What is Waxahachie High School of Choice?

We are an alternative high school, designed to help at-risk students achieve their goals of high school graduation and beyond. HSoC supports students through rigorous, innovative, and engaging learning experiences. Every student will be empowered to fiercely navigate their world with resilience, purpose, courage, humility, and pride.

Academic Performance and Effort

It is an expectation that all High School of Choice (HSoC) students put forth the effort to reach their maximum potential. Academic excellence is achieved by challenging yourself to improve on every assignment or task you encounter.