Houston Academy For International Studies

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1515 Windbern Ave

Houston, TX 77027

(713) 293-9708

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public, Charter

Student Enrollment: 385

Students Per Teacher: 18

Parent Reviews

8 Parent Reviews for Houston Academy For International Studies

Awesome school, my son is doing excellent, he enjoys going to school and he is now getting double credit for some of his classes, they will count toward his college degree. The school provides a friendly and safe environment for my son.

Posted by a parent on 09/11/13

I would like to thank the school for providing my son with 2 wonderful years of education. My son has a positive attitude towards his school. I'm a little jealous sometimes because he rather stay after school with his teachers and schoolmates than come home. His grades tell me that he is focus on ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/22/13

This school provides great opportunities to students that they would not get at a normal high school. My daughter started in 2010 and will finish 2014. If everything goes as planned she will walk with her AA Degree and high school diploma in 4 years, not the 5 yr program. Yes it is TRUE the front office ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/10/13

We love our school. From the principal who greets every student each morning, to the teachers, to the helpful office staff. Earning free college credit and a chance to learn Chinese and Model United Nations, there is no other school like it. Staff is always sharing opportunities for travel scholarships.

Posted by a parent on 05/11/13

I have a child that attends this school and I must say thus far my experience with this administration has been disappointing. The teachers are wonderful, helpful, interested, caring about their students. The women in the front office (the admins) are rude and unprofessional. If a parent has a concern, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/12/12

Great school!!! and it allows the students to get involved in college classes, persuading them to be more academically sound. Over all it allows the students to push themselves more both like students and people.

Posted by a parent on 04/22/10

This school is small enough to give students the attention they deserve, yet still has the access and resources of the bigger Houston Community College.

Posted by a parent on 04/19/10

Awesome school where students not only get college credits, but also an international perspective.

Posted by a other on 12/18/08

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Test scores for Houston Academy For International Studies

TAKS* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2011
Houston Academy For International Studies
Houston Isd
* In 2010-2011, the Texas Assessment of Knowledge and Skills (TAKS) was used to test students in reading in grades 3 through 9; in writing in grades 4 and 7; in English language arts in grades 10 and 11; in mathematics in grades 3 through 11; in science in grades 5, 8, 10 and 11; and in social studies in grades 8, 10 and 11. TAKS is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Texas. The grade 11 Exit Level TAKS is a high school graduation requirement. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

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Houston schools — Houston Academy For International Studies is located at 1515 Windbern Ave, Houston TX 77027. 1515 Windbern Ave is in the 77027 ZIP code in Houston, TX The school district for Houston Academy For International Studies is the Houston Isd. Houston Academy For International Studies is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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