• Is your student interested in Kinder HSPVA for the 2024-25 school year?

    Would you like to learn more about the Kinder HSPVA application and audition process?

    You're in the right place!


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    Kinder HSPVA is a public fine arts magnet school in the Houston Independent School District.  On this page you will find the information you need to begin your journey to become part of the Kinder HSPVA family.

    To apply, you must complete an application AND submit audition material.

    • Step 1:  Between January 18, 2024 and February 23, 2024 complete an application at https://choosehisd.my.site.com/Apply.  

    • Step 2:  Prepare your audition materials.  Click HERE to review the audition requirements.  

      • Creative Writing, Instrumental Music, Theatre, Visual Arts, Vocal Music - the first phase of auditions requires you to upload materials by February 23, 2024 
      • Dance - live auditions are Saturday, February 17, 2024 at 8:30 am or 12:30 pm.  You will be able to sign up for an audition time beginning on January 18, 2024
      • Save the date for callbacks for all departments on Saturday, March 2, 2024.  Callbacks are by invitation only.


    Important Information:

    • You may apply/audition for up to two departments.
    • For general information about Kinder HSPVA click HERE.
    • For information about tours and open houses click HERE.
    • For important dates click HERE.
    • Do NOT contact any department faculty directly.
    • Questions may be emailed to our Magnet Coordinator, Jonathan Klein, at jklein1@houstonisd.org.
    • ¿Habla español? Ponte en contacto con Paula Hernandez en paula.hernandez@houstonisd.org

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Last Modified on December 8, 2023