Vanguard (Gifted and Talented)
HISD’s Vanguard programs serve students who have been identified as Gifted and Talented in intellectual ability.
Carnegie Vanguard High School is an all-Vanguard school, with an Advanced-Placement track program. Students must study Pre-AP/AP courses in all four core areas and foreign language each year.
This program is offered at the following schools:
Carnegie Vanguard High School Website
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