Fine Arts & Sports Development Magnet ProgramThe Welch Magnet Program for 6th-8th grade motivated students develops and strengthens their abilities in:
Along with our great campus course offerings, we have an annual CAMP OLYMPIA trip for eligible magnet students. CAMP OLYMPIA has opportunities with horseback riding, archery, and more! *2020-21 subject to health needs.*We promote self-discipline and leadership skills that will enable students to perform at all levels. When students graduate from our program, they will carry their success here with them wherever they go.TO QUALIFY: Students should have an overall "78" or higher academic average, good conduct and attendance, passing standardized test scores, and parental approval.TO APPLY: See the announcement at the top of this page. If you're already a Welch student and want to join our magnet program for next year, apply!Questions? Email Magnet Coordinator Astrid Lange or call 713-778-3300.
- fine arts
- computer technology
- sports medicine
- lifetime sports
- AND with academic excellence.
The Phase 2 application window for the 2021-2022 Magnet and Program Choice Transfers is now open. Parents are able to apply online at www.hisdchoice.com until the deadline of February 26, 2021.
All qualified applicants will have a very brief and simple audition.
Notification for applications submitted during the Phase I window, September 19 – November 6, will be made available by midnight of January 28, 2021 on the Online Application Parent Dashboard, and a notification letter will be sent by US mail to all Phase 1 applicants.
Parents can retrieve a paper application by downloading a copy from the HISD School Choice website at www.choosehisd.org.
Please feel free to share this information with your families and community.
If further assistance is needed, please contact the Office of School Choice- Student Transfers Department at 713-556-6734 or email us at SchoolChoice@houstonisd.org.
The Welch MS Magnet Coordinator is Astrid lange. You can reach me at 713-778-3300, ext. 103 or Astrid.Lange@HoustonISD.org.