About Our School

  • Mark White Elementary

    Mark White Elementary is a school constructed as part of the 2012 HISD bond project.  It is located on a beautifully wooded piece of land, just north of Westheimer on Old Farm Road.  During the planning process of the school, special consideration was given to the preservation of the wooded site.  The school is named after Governor Mark White of Texas and was opened in August 2016. 

    Mark White Elementary is....

    • A non-zoned school, which means there is no attendance boundary. 
    • It is a boundary option school for Briargrove, Emerson, Pilgrim, and Piney Point. 
    • We offer unique programming-
      • French Dual Language Immersion in PK, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd Grade, 4th Grade, and 5th Grade for the 2024-2025 school year. For students who live outside of the Briargrove, Emerson, Pilgrim, and Piney Points zone, and are interested in French Immersion, he/she may apply for a transfer for PK through 1st grade. Transfers will be approved based on space available.
      • Spanish Dual Language in PK - 3rd for the 2024-2025 school year. For students who live outside of the Briargrove, Emerson, Pilgrim, and Piney Points zone, and are interested in French Immersion, he/she may apply for a transfer for PK through 1st grade. Transfers will be approved based on space available.