Our Promises

  • The Houston Independent School District is delivering on promises made as part of the 2007 Bond. Twenty new schools are open, dozens of renovation projects have been completed, and safety and security upgrades have taken place at campuses across the district. While many students are already enjoying new and improved facilities, other projects are ongoing. HISD is determined to fulfill all commitments made to voters in 2007. Promises made are promises kept.
    PROMISE MADE: Build 23 new schools
    • 22 new schools are now open
    • 1 new schools slated to open Fall 2013
    PROMISE MADE: Expand 2 schools
    • Expansions and renovations have been completed at 2 schools
    PROMISE MADE: Renovate and repair schools
    • Projects have been completed at 135 schools
    • Work is ongoing for 45 other projects
    PROMISE MADE: Improve campus safety and security
    • New fencing has been installed at 131 schools
    • More than 8,800 new campus security cameras have been installed
    PROMISE MADE: Update and improve middle and high school science labs
    • New science lab equipment and materials have been delivered to all middle and high schools
    • Science lab renovations are ongoing at middle and high school campuses across the district
  • Our Promises