The Houston Independent School District prides itself on its varied and vast school choice options for students. HISD also remains committed to providing equity in access to high-quality educational programs and instruction. School Choice options include neighborhood schools, Magnet programs, specialty schools such as career academies, early college high schools, and charter schools. We invite you to take a closer look at the Houston Independent School District. You will see that Houston's public school system offers students a world of great opportunities that will prepare them for success-in college, in careers, and in life.