The easiest and most efficient way to apply is through our online system. In fact, over 90% of our applicants use the online system.  (If you would like to access your parent account online, please click on the button at right. Otherwise, you may print out an application below.)



    • 24/7 Access online.
    • The ability to re-arrange the ranking of your choices through December 07, 2018.
    • View outcome of your applications online on March 21, 2019.
    • Upload any required documentation.
    • Track the status of wait list position.

    To apply for a Magnet program using the paper application, download the appropriate application below.  Completed paper applications must be hand-delivered, sent by US Mail, or scanned and e-mailed to magnet@houstonisd.org along with required documents.

    For delivery or mail:
    Office of School Choice
    Houston Independent School District
    4400 West 18th Street
    Houston, TX 77092

    *When there are more qualified applicants than space available, a school-specific lottery or audition shall be used to select students. All lottery sessions are being held at Hattie Mae White Educational Support Center by the Office of School Choice. Lottery results are not final until approved by the Office of School Choice.


Paper Applications