ERIC Number: ED117206
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975-Jul
Reference Count: N/A
Magnet Schools: A Directory of Programs, Profiles and Addresses for Use by HISD Principals and Staff.
Houston Independent School District, TX.
Thirty-three programs categorized according to their program structure are described. Sixteen programs listed under school within a school category include a bilingual-multicultural program, contemporary learning center, ecology and outdoor education, fine arts academy, career institute, music academy, literature and art, aero-dynamics, engineering, and various vanguard programs. Eight programs listed under the add-on category include a foreign language academy, ecology and outdoor education, music academy, fine arts academy, math and science, and a science careers academy. A year-round school, and three fundamental programs stressing mastery of basic skills are listed in the separate and unique school category. Four centers focusing on people and places, children's literature, international trade, career orientation, and outdoor education learning are included in the cluster center category. (AM)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Houston Independent School District, TX.
Identifiers - Location: Texas (Houston)