See a breakdown of student populations at HISD schools in the Heights, River Oaks and Montrose areas

Across the portions of Houston ISD that roughly make up the Heights, River Oaks and Montrose, a total of 15 elementary schools, four middle schools and three high schools can be found, including a number of magnet schools.


Roughly 20,000 students attend schools in the area.

As a district of choice, HISD offers dozens of programs offering specialized opportunities. Many have lottery-style selection processes; others require additional qualifications.


See a deep dive of HISD campuses in the Heights, River Oaks and Montrose areas here.


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