HISD is the first two-time winner of the award, which recognizes the public school system that has made the most substantial gains in student achievement.
HISD has 37 schools on the on Washington Post High School Challenge Index which identifies top 10% of nation’s high schools
HISD was featured in U.S. News following aggressive expansion of AP programs in all high schools.
Voters in 2012 approved the largest school construction bond in Texas history.
The Class of 2015 racked up over $314.5 million worth of scholarships and financial aid awards.
HISD is one of 21 districts across the nation that was awarded the $30 million grant.
4400 West 18th St.
Houston, TX 77092-8501