• Home Instruction for Parents of Preschool Youngsters (HIPPY) is a school readiness program that helps parents prepare their preschool child for academic success. HIPPY is a home-based, family-focused program that HISD provides to parents of children between the ages of 3 and 4 years-old, in English and Spanish, free of charge.
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Enroll in HIPPY!

  • Interested in becoming a HIPPY family? Click here to view the enrollment form. Click here for a list of participating schools.

Work with HIPPY!

  • Would you like to join the HIPPY team as a Parent Tutor? We are always looking for English and Spanish speakers to work with our HIPPY families. For more information please contact us at (713) 967-5298.

Contact Us

  • Hattie Mae White ESC
    4400 W.18th Street
    Houston, TX 77092-8501
    Telephone: 713-967-5298
    Twitter: @HippyHouston
    Facebook: HISD Hippy