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    Westside High School is a visionary high school with diverse programming that individualizes the student’s educational experience.  It is one of a handful of HISD high schools offering 2 separate magnet programs. The S.T.E.A.M. Magnet program offers students the opportunity to pursue their interest in one of the following fields: Audio Video Production, Business, Computer Science, Culinary Arts, Engineering, Health Science, or Legal Studies. The Futures Academy of Health Science Magnet program offers a student the opportunity to earn a high school diploma AND 60 college credit hours. Students who have the desire to get a head start on their career by taking college classes in high school, earning an Associate's degree, and ultimately attending a four-year university, should definitely apply for the Futures Academy of Health Science magnet program.




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    LOTTERY Notification 

    Phase 2: 

    Notification as seats become available

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  • Magnet Tours

    Please join us at 1:00 PM on the following days for information sessions and tours. 

    Thursday, October 19th   

    Thursday, October 26th

    Thursday, November 2nd  

    Thursday, November 9th   

    Thursday, November 16th 

    Thursday, November 30th 

    Thursday, December 7th   

    Plan to arrive a few minutes early to allow ample time to park and sign in.  Sessions will begin promptly at 1:00. 

  • Contact Us

    Stephanie Matlock

    Westside High School Magnet Coordinator & Campus Transfer Analyst



  • Office of School Choice

    4400 West 18th St., Level 1SE

    Houston, TX 77092

    Phone: 713-556-6947

    Fax: 713-556-6784 

    Email: Schoolchoice@houstonisd.org


    Justin Fuentes, 
    Executive Director of School Choice Performance