Melissa Jacobs, Founding Principal
It is a privilege to serve you as the principal of the Houston Academy for International Studies. When I describe our school to community members, they often say, “Wow, where was your school when I was in high school?” or “I wish I could have gone to your school!” Read more...
9th Grade: Weds, Aug 17, 9am
10th Grade: Weds, Aug 17, 1pm
11th Grade: Thurs, Aug 18, 9am
12th Grade: Thurs, Aug 18, 1pm
Computer Pick Up: Students may pick-up their laptops on the day of their grade level orientation. They must complete the items below prior to pick up:
#1: You will only be able to pick a laptop AFTER you’ve submitted BOTH your laptop loan agreement and proof (via screenshot) of your SchoolPay receipt to Mr. Hernandez (Christopher.Hernandez@houstonisd.org).
#2: Students who are transferring to HAIS from OUT OF DISTRICT will NOT be able to pick up a laptop until the first week of school, as their credentials have not been finalized in the system.
Laptop pickup can take anywhere from 3 to 9 minutes in Room 112. Students will be issued one PowerUp laptop, one charger, and one laptop case.
2022 Student Orientation by Erica Alderete
HAIS Received TEA’s Highest Accountability Rating by being rated as “Met Standard” and received distinction in the following designations:
- Top 25% Student Progress
- Academic Achievement in Reading/ English Language Arts
- Academic Achievement in Mathematics
Please open the information below in .pdf
A big thank you goes out to the "Houston International Folk Dancers" for participating in this year's Phoenix Festival.