Important GT Dates

  • Magnet Program Dates and Deadlines


    Important Magnet Dates


    September 30, 2019

    Phase 1 opens; applications may be submitted online or by paper 


    December 6, 2019

    Phase 1 closes; All applications due to Mr. Malone (  


    December 7, 2019

    Pershing G/T Testing 


    March 21, 2020

    Notification of application status will be sent to all parents via USPS mail and will be viewable online as well 


    May 31, 2020

    Phase 2 closes  


    June 1, 2020

    Phase 3 opens; qualified out-of-district applications will be considered where no qualified in-district applications remain 


    July 31, 2020

    Phase 3 closes; last day for Magnet acceptances


    School Choice Open Houses

    HISD Office of School Choice will host four open houses in which all Magnet programs will be represented. Additionally, many schools without Magnet programs will also be represented.

    ***Check back later for updated dates. 


    Date: Saturday, September 29, 2018

    Time: 9:00 AM-12:00 PM

    Location: Sterling High School

    Address:  11625 Martindale Rd, Houston, TX 77048


    Date: Saturday, October 20, 2018

    Time: 9:00 AM-12:00 PM

    Location:  Washington High School

    Address:   119 E 39th Street, Houston, TX 77018 


    Date: Saturday, November 10, 2018

    Time: 9:00 AM-12:00 PM

    Location: Westbury High School

    Address:  11911 Chimney Rock Rd, Houston, TX 77035 


    Date: Saturday, December 1, 2018

    Time: 9:00 AM-12:00 PM

    Location: Milby High School

    Address: 1601 Broadway St, Houston, TX 77012




    For additional information, call the HISD Office of School Choice at 713-556-6947 or visit the HISD School of Choice website.