Admissions and Enrollment

  • If you have already applied and been accepted for the 2020-2021 school year, we are currently registering students:

    • Please contact Ana Narvaez at Ana.Narvaez@houstonisd.org for virtual registration procedures

    You may still apply for the 2020-2021 school year, we are currently accepting these applications:

    1. IF your child is NEW to HISD, you may apply for any transfer offered at Mark White Elementary
    2. Students enrolled in HISD last year, may apply for the following:
      1. Boundary Option-You apply for this transfer if you are zoned to Briargrove, Piney Point, Pilgrim, or Emerson.  THE LAST DAY FOR BOUNDARY OPTION TRANSFERS IS AUGUST 28, 2020.
      2. Language of Instruction -You apply for this transfer if your zoned campus does not offer a Spanish Bilingual program in PreK-3rd grade OR if your zoned campus does not offer French Immersion for PreK-4th grade IF you child is has a home language of French.
    3. Pre-K Enrollment is no longer being done through the online application system.  Please contact Ana Narvaez for Pre-K registration information at Ana.Narvaez@houstonisd.org

    Application Information 

    Mark White Elementary is a non-zoned school, which means there is no attendance boundary.  

    • It is a boundary option school for Briargrove, Emerson, Pilgrim, and Piney Point.  
    • There are no admission requirements.
    • French Immersion program is in PK, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd Grade, and 4th Grade for the 2020-2021 school year.  For non-French speaking students, you may apply for PK, Kinder, and 1st grade. For students who live outside of the Briargrove, Emerson, Pilgrim, and Piney Points zone, he/she may apply for a discretionary transfer.  Discretionary transfers will be approved based on space available.  
    • If the school receives more applications than spaces available, a lottery will be conducted.