Magnets, Charters & Specialized Schools
SAISD has 13 In-District Charter Schools which provide a variety of areas of focus and methods of instruction.
Austin Academy (K-8) – Performing and Visual Arts
Barkley-Ruiz (PK-5) - Learning Styles
Bonham Academy (K-8) – Dual Language, Environmental Studies, Fine Arts & Sciences
Briscoe (PK-5) – Accelerated Learning
Harris MS (6-8) – School of Scientific Inquiry
Hawthorne Academy (PK-8) – National Core Knowledge & Visual Arts
Highland Park (PK - 5) – Hands-On Thematic Units & Critical Thinking Skills
Irving MS (6-8) – Music
Martin Luther King Academy (K-8) – Public Service & Leadership
Rhodes MS (6-8) – Technology
Travis Early College HS (9-12) – Earn up to 60 hours College Credit while in High School
Whittier MS (6-8) – Science & Health
Young Men's Leadership Academy (4-8) - All-boys school to open in August 2015 with a focus on leadership, character and discipline. Apply now.
Young Women's Leadership Academy (6-12) - College preparatory, leadership development, health and wellness