Every Heights student belongs to one of the five academies:
Principal: Mr. LeTreal D. Ballinger (email@example.com)
Admin. Assistant: Ms. Mayra Ramirez (firstname.lastname@example.org)
The business academy is the home for students who have a
desire to learn the foundations of business theories and practices through
business management, retail management, and finance. Our goal is to work with core subject areas to provide
students with the necessary tools and resources to be successful after high
school. We strongly encourage all students to participate in the IB program to enhance
their chances of being successful in college and/or career.
Principal: Mr. Ed Zamora (email@example.com
Students study in specialized labs designed for automotive mechanics and repair. The program is certified by NATEF and students compete in SkillsUSA competitions.
Principal: Mr. Ignacio Hernandez (firstname.lastname@example.org
Students participate in VEX and FIRST Robotics, and have access to a NAO Humanoid Robot for programming, Markerbots 3D printers and an Arduino electronics lab.
Health Science Academ
Principal: Ms. Cynthia Ford (email@example.com
Students progressively expand their understanding of health careers and medical terminology, they gain clinical experience by shadowing at various health care facilities and as Seniors are allowed to work entry level health positions in partnership with Ben Taub Hospital.
Magnet Academy for Technology
Principal: Ms. Thayer Hutcheson (firstname.lastname@example.org
Students applying to the Heights Magnet Academy can go into
Audio/Visual Production, Computer Programming, or Graphic & Web
Design. Students also must participate in at least two advanced-level
classes per semester and maintain excellent grades and attendance to remain in
Dean of Students
, Dr. Yul Everline (email@example.com