Vanguard (Gifted and Talented)

HISD’s Vanguard programs serve students who have been identified as potentially gifted or talented in intellectual ability, creativity, or leadership. Vanguard offers a curriculum that is both accelerated and enriched. They may also study foreign languages and advance to Algebra, Geometry, and Integrated Physics and Chemistry. Remember that Vanguard requires testing; parents should use the Vanguard application.

This program is offered at the following schools:

Black Middle School    Website

Burbank Middle School   Website

Hamilton Middle School  Website

Lanier Middle School   Website

T.H. Rogers    Website

HISD Discrimination Policy
The District prohibits discrimination, including harassment, against any student on the basis of age, race, color, ancestry, national origin, gender, handicap or disability, marital status, religion, veteran status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, and/or gender expression, or on any other basis prohibited by law. Retaliation against anyone involved in the complaint process is a violation of District policy and is prohibited.