Thomas Albert Sinclair Elementary Magnet School

  • Sinclair bears the name of a noted physician, Thomas Albert Sinclair.  Sinclair was one of the founders of Heights Hospital, and a prominent civic leader.

    Sinclair Elementary opened in 1959.  Located on a beautiful campus tucked snugly in a quiet residential neighborhood on the western fringe of the Heights, you'll find Sinclair, HISD's only elementary technology-based communications magnet school. Within Sinclair's magnet emphasis, you'll find strong science, math, technology and engineering programs which integrate project-based learning throughout the curriculum.

    Sinclair empowers students academically, through a multimedia focus, to excel in an ever-changing global society. 

    Vision: Sinclair is a diverse school that values:
    • A rigorous curriculum anchored in high expectations
    • Collaboration amongst highly effective teachers
    • Partnerships with students, parents, and community