District Summary Ratings

Many of the schools in this district are rated average in school quality.

Top 5 Schools in This District

These are some of the top-rated public schools in Houston School Dist based on a variety of measures, including academic performance and equity. Find out more about GreatSchools ratings.

College Success Award

These are some of the best public high schools in Houston School Dist at preparing students for success in college. The College Success Award recognizes schools that do an exemplary job getting students to enroll in and stick with college, including those that excel at serving students from low-income families.

District Student Progress

This district has a mixed record of helping students improve over time. Look below to see what percentage of schools in this district are making more, less, or about the same progress as other schools in the state.


Academic Summary

Is this district offering opportunity for all its students, or leaving some kids behind? Successful districts are working to close the achievement gap.


Advanced Courses

Rigorous courses can help students prepare for and get into college, including coursework in STEM subjects. Find out more.
Parent Tip
Many successful high school students end up in remedial math courses in college. Is your student prepared for college-level math? Ask this district how they ensure students are well-prepared.


Student Demographics

Schools that create a positive culture help all students thrive. See how.


Teachers & Staff

Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.


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District Finances

How a school district allocates funds can reflect its priorities. Learn more about how these decisions are made.
Parent Tip
District decisions about how to spend money impact your child’s schooling. Here’s how parents can have an influence.

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Reviews From Schools in Houston School Dist

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Current student
June 26, 2017
I love this school it's very easy and fun you actually get a 15 minute break outside unlike tupelo where they force you to work all day and don't get a second to think or breathe. This school has good... More
Review for Houston High School
Other (school staff, family member, recent alum, etc)
May 05, 2016
Mrs. Kristen Goode totally R-O-C-K-S!!!! She is one of the best teachers ever! She shows genuine love, care, and concern for all of her students and wants only the best and most for them! She is... More
Parent / Guardian
October 22, 2014
I Just enrolled my daughter in this school. Mrs Whitt and Mrs Thomas were great. Mrs Randall worked with us so well. I have been here 2 days and am very impressed with Upper Elementary.
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