International Specialty Schools

  • Sharpstown International School is home to more than 1,000 diverse scholars in grades 6-12. The school is staffed by more than 80 caring and committed faculty, staff, and administrators providing a safe and nurturing learning environment. The infusion of global competencies in all classes encourages students to investigate the world, consider a variety of perspectives, communicate ideas, and take meaningful action. A globally focused curriculum engages students in their own learning and inspires them to learn more in school and beyond. According to U.S. News and World Report it is among the best high schools in the U.S., top 100 school in Texas, and top 80 magnet schools in Texas. The school emphasizes rigorous academics in pre-AP, AP, and dual credit courses. The school also features clubs and organizations including Model United Nations, speech/debate, Odyssey of the Mind, dragon boat racing, and travel abroad.

Magnet Program: International Studies
Additional Programs: EMERGE
Magnet Coordinator: Tina Schwettmann | Email: tina.schwettmann@houstonisd.org
Phone: 713/778-3440713/778-3444(fax)