Kingwood High School students will attend Summer Creek High School five days a week

Kingwood High School students will attend Summer Creek High School this year.

Kingwood High School students will attend Summer Creek High School this year.

Humble ISD has announced that displaced Kingwood High School students will share Summer Creek High School five days per week. KHS students will arrive at noon and disperse at 4:30 p.m and SCHS students will begin school at 7 a.m. and conclude their classes at 11:19 a.m.

The students from both schools will attend four one-hour classes on Monday, Wednesday and Friday and three 83 minute courses on Tuesday and Thursday, the district announced. While the district will open its fall semester Sept. 7, students at KHS and SCHS will attend school for the first day Monday, Sept. 11.

The district has posted its bell schedule.

"This is similar to many higher education schedules with shorter Monday, Wednesday, Friday classes and longer Tuesday, Thursday classes," the district announced on its website.

The decision was deemed necessary after Hurricane Harvey dropped more than 30 inches of rain on the Lake Houston area in late August, causing damage to several HISD schools. KHS received water up to its second floor and may not be ready at any point this school year, HISD Superintendent Elizabeth Fagen said.

The district is soliciting feedback about KHS students' need for bus transportation through a survey. HISD will also host an open house for KHS families Saturday from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. at SCHS, 14000 Weckford Blvd., Houston

The decision came after HISD solicited staff and parent input on how to handle students displaced from KHS.


 The district is holding a special board meeting Sept. 5 to discuss the damages caused by Harvey.


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