The School of Communications and Maritime Magnet Programs

    Jack Yates Magnet Programs 
    Students in Front of Camera  
    School of Communications Students 
    The two magnet programs offered at Jack Yates are the School of Communications, and Maritime Programs. 
    The Magnet School of Communications was established in 1978, and is the only Communications Magnet program in HISD. The program offers students challenging academics while infusing opportunities to learn skills in film production, television production, radio production, photography, graphic design, printing technology, digital print journalism (newspaper/yearbook), and electrical technology.
     Students in front of the NOAA Ship Okeanos Explorer
    The Magnet Maritime program is the newest Magnet Program at Jack Yates High School. Students that participate in the program will obtain professional training in the area of oceanic shipping, logistics and transportation technology.  
    Contact Us
    Theodore Irving, Magnet Coordinator

    Yates Senior High School
    3650 Alabama Street | Houston, Texas 77004 | Phone: 713.748.5400