The Heber Elementary School District (HESD) is a two school site district serving transitional kindergarten through eighth grade students. Dogwood Elementary houses transitional kindergarten through third grade students and fourth through eighth grade students attend Heber School. HESD schools have received national and state recognitions for academic excellence. For three consecutive school years, both schools have been named Honor Roll Schools by the California Businesses for Excellence in Education as well as receiving the Title I Academic Achievement Awards. Heber School received national recognition as a high performing model middle school and was named a “Schools to Watch” school.