Students and families at Sam Houston Math, Science, and Technology Center will now be able to access groceries and other basic needs items daily thanks to the grand opening of their Tiger Market.Continue reading
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Superintendent House surprises 10 hand-selected seniors with Scholars Awards
HISD Superintendent Millard House II presented high school seniors with the 2022-2023 HISD Superintendent Scholars Award on Wednesday, April 26, and Thursday, April 27.Continue reading
More than 100 HISD seniors receive full-ride scholarships through Marvy Finger Family Foundation
A record number 112 HISD seniors received full-ride scholarships at the annual Marvy Finger Family Foundation Scholarship Ceremony held Wednesday, April 26, at Delmar Fieldhouse.Continue reading
Milby HS culinary students compete in NASA HUNCH Culinary Challenge Finals representing one of two Texas high schools
Milby High School culinary team, also known as the “Space City Buffs,” were among the only two Texas high school culinary programs selected to compete in the final round of the NASA HUNCH (High School Students United with NASA to Create Hardware) Culinary Challenge, an initiative that aims to develop new recipes that are not only delicious and sustainable for astronauts in space but also to provide an opportunity for students to research and present their work in a professional environment.Continue reading
HISD acknowledges efforts of Special Education Services in observance of World Autism Month
April is World Autism Month, aimed to raise awareness about autism spectrum disorder (ASD), increase advocacy, and promote acceptance.Continue reading
HISD to host resource fair for military-connected students and families
HISD’s Office of Student Assistance is hosting its inaugural Military-Connected Family Resource Fair on Saturday, April 29, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the High School for Law and Justice, 3505 Coyle Street, 77007.Continue reading
HISD alum and health pioneer memorialized in Earth Day tree planting
HISD’s Young Women’s College Preparatory Academy community will be planting 20 trees in one hour on Saturday, April 22, in honor of the late Dr. Polly Sparks Turner. The Earth Day initiative is in partnership with the Astros Foundation and Alpha Kappa Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.Continue reading
HISD hosting Campus Hiring Event Saturday, May 6
The HISD Teacher Recruitment and Selection Team will host a Campus Hiring Event on Saturday, May 6, from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. at Delmar Fieldhouse (2020 Mangum Road, 77092).Continue reading
Watch as Chavez HS student learns she’s Stanford-bound
As the HISD Class of 2023 approaches graduation, college acceptance letters are rolling in. In early April, Chavez High School senior Tuong Phung learned she’d be going to her dream school—Stanford University.
The heartwarming moment was captured on video.Continue reading
HISD to be closed April 21 for Spring Holiday
All HISD campuses and offices will be closed Friday, April 21, for the Spring Holiday.
Schools and offices will reopen for normal business on Monday, April 24.
The HISD Police Department will be patrolling district facilities. Emergencies may be reported by calling 713-892-7777.