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School leader:  Ramon Moss
1501 Taft Street
Houston, TX 77019

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  • Dress policy
    Uniforms, Dress code
  • Transportation
    Buses / vans provided for students...
  • Coed / Single gender


  • Arts
    Video and film production, Jazz band, Band, Dance
  • World languages
    Chinese - Cantonese, Spanish, French
  • Sports
    Baseball, Cross country, Soccer, Tennis, Swimming, Track...
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60 reviews

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Submitted by a student · June 13, 2016
I recently graduated in the top quartile of my class, distinguished achievement, and I will be attending my first choice university in the fall. In the course of four years, I have had three phenomenal teachers during my time at Carnegie, teachers... more

Develops honesty: Strongly disagree
Submitted by a student · June 13, 2016
No because there's no punishment for cheating. There were several known cheaters that were able to graduate even after being caught or reported. One person was suspended for cheating in junior year and yet they graduated in the top 15% of the class.

Grateful to: Teacher
Submitted by a student · June 13, 2016
Yes. I had three teachers that were amazing. Two are gone and I said thank you to the last. They were refreshingly honest and blunt about what was expected of us and they worked as hard or harder than the students. Their effort and attitude made... more

Teacher effectiveness: Somewhat effective
Submitted by a student · June 13, 2016
Some teachers are phenomenal, but the majority of the good ones retired. A lot of them aren't that great and you learn how to self teach fairly quickly. There's a difference in studying and learning the material from scratch by yourself or with a... more

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Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 60 reviews. (713) 732-3694
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