Details overview

Hours 7:30 - 4:30
School leader Charles Schmidt

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Schedule Block scheduling
Extended / longer school day
Type of school College preparatory

Academic focus and philosophy

Instructional / curriculum models used College preparatory
Advanced placement (AP) courses

Classes

2
Visual Arts
including: Photography
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Visual arts Photography
Painting
World languages taught Spanish

Support

Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
College preparation resources College prep programs/courses during the year

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Hispanic 94% 52%
Black 3% 13%
White 2% 29%
American Indian/Alaska Native 1% 0%
Asian or Pacific Islander 1% 4%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander n/a 0%
Two or more races n/a 2%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 56% 49%
Male 44% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 78% 60%
English Language Learners 6% 17%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

4
Girls Sports
including: Volleyball
3
Boys Sports
including: Soccer
Girls sports Basketball
Cross country
Soccer
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Cross country
Soccer

Culture

Awards

Academic award Top 100 High Schools in Newsweek Magazine
Year received 2007
Academic award Best School in Houston by Houston Press
Year received 2007

Enrollment

Application requirements Application

Sources

Student diversity TX Education Agency, 2013-2014
Students by group TX Education Agency, 2013-2014