• Applying to MSI is Easy


    The Milby STEM Institute (MSI) is open to all students residing in HISD. Transportation may be provided to students who meet qualifications.


    To apply for admission:

    Submit your application to the address below, with a copy of the following required documentation:

    • Previous year’s report card
    • First grading period of current report card
    • Test record card
    • Proof of HISD residency (apartment rent receipt, utility bill receipt, or statement of residence)

    A matrix will be used to evaluate applicants based on grades, conduct, and test scores.



    For more information on how to apply to the HISD School Choice/Magnet Program, visit https://www.houstonisd.org/magnet


    To apply to a School Choice/Magnet Program:

    Applying to Magnet Programs


    Click here for the link to the online application. 


    For more information about documentation and requirements, contact:

    Claudia Cardenas 

    Milby Magnet Coordinator
    1601 Broadway
    Houston, Texas 77012


    It is the policy of the Houston Independent School District not to discriminate on the basis of age, color, handicap or disability, ancestry, national  origin, marital status, race, religion, sex, veteran status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or gender expression in its educational or employment programs and activities.