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
Qualifying for Secondary Programs
Certain Secondary Magnet programs have requirements for qualifying such as auditions for particular fine arts programs, language proficiency, a school determined minimum grade from last year's report card average of core classes, G/T identification, or other qualifications listed below. Refer to this Chart at http://www.houstonisd.org/Page/120695.