About High School Ahead Academy

  • High School Ahead Academy (HSAA) is a revolutionary and innovative program for over-aged middle school students. The ultimate goal of HSAA is to enable students who have been retained in the past or who have gaps in their education to catch back up academically to peers who are their same age.

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    Through our unique schedule of classes, entering 6th graders complete middle school in just two years and entering 7th graders combine on-grade level work with 8th grade courses to move to high school after just one year.


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    High School Ahead Academy (HSAA) is a revolutionary and innovative 6th and 7th Middle School Campus that offers over-age students the opportunity to get back on track by providing an accelerated curriculum in a small and nurturing environment. We welcome students from all over Houston ISD through the school choice transfer initiative.   


    • 6th graders can complete Middle School in just 2 years!
    • Combine 7th and 8th grade in just one school year!
    • Now offering Fine Arts & Enrichment classes
    • Free transportation throughout HISD
    • Accepting 6th & 7th graders who are one or two years behind -- Space is limited, enroll early!