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School Choice Application Deadline Dates

The HISD School Choice Transfer Application became available for Parents and Guardians on September 17, 2021 at  Parents/Guardians will be able to submit multiple Magnet and Program Choice transfer applications on HISD Choice, formerly known as FireFly/SmartChoice.  HISD Choice paper applications are available via our School Choice website for schools to print out for families.

For schools to inform parents and the school community of the School Choice application deadline date for Phase 1, the Office of School Choice is requesting that schools announce on their school marquees until November 18, 2021 that HISD School Choice Phase 1 Applications will be from September 17, 2021 until November 18, 2021.  November 18, 2021 will also be the last day parents will be able to change their School Choice preferences.  The close of Phase 2 which is the last day for HISD students to submit a School Choice transfer Application is March 10, 2022 for enrollment for the 2022-2023 school year.

If further assistance is needed, please contact the Office of School Choice at 713-556-6734 or email us at