Recent Videos

  • HISD Within our Walls: Briarmeadow K-8

    Principal Peter Heinz and his team of teachers at HISD’s Brianmeadow Charter School make reading an everyday priority for students through the schools “Daily 5” program. The program involves five components: read to self, read to someone else, listen to someone reading, do extra words work, and write.

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  • HISD WOW (Within Our Walls) MLK Early Childhood Center

    Take a look at some of the amazing things happening within the walls of the Houston Independent School District. Learn more about the MLK Early Childhood Center is this video.

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  • HISD Within Our Walls-Memorial Elementary School

    Learn more about how HISD is improving its services for special education students in this short video that features an incredibly caring and effective teacher and principal at Memorial Elementary School.

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  • HISD WOW – Jackson Middle School’s Anti-Bully efforts

    Learn what staff at Jackson Middle School are doing to prevent bullying on their campus and to educate parents and students not only at their school but in the feeder pattern campuses in the neighborhood including Brookline Elementary and Austin High School.

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  • HISD Mandarin Chinese Language Immersion Magnet School

    HISD is currently accepting applications for the new Mandarin Chinese Language Immersion Magnet School which is opening in the Fall of 2012. Applications are being accepted for Pre-K, K, 1st and 2nd grades.

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  • WOW – J.P. Henderson Elementary

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  • HISD Fine Arts Performance-HSPVA Wind Chamber Music 2012

    HISD students from the HSPVA Wind Chamber Music Orchestra perform at the Hattie Mae White Educational Support Center.

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  • School Choice

    HISD offers a variety of programs to attract students to campuses other than their “home” or “zoned” schools, such as Magnet/Vanguard, alternative/charter schools, International Baccalaureate, Montessori, early college high schools, Career and Technical Education, JROTC, after-school, virtual school, prekindergarten, and Project GRAD.

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  • I am HISD: Matt Mullenweg

    The founder of WordPress is a Houston ISD graduate. In this video, HISD alumnus Matt Mullenweg describes his experiences at HISD schools including Parker Elementary and HSPVA and explains how he created WordPress.

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