Here's what schools Tomball, Magnolia may play after UIL realignment

The Magnolia and Magnolia West varsity football teams face off during the annual Magnolia Bowl. (Anna Lotz/Community Impact Newspaper)
The Magnolia and Magnolia West varsity football teams face off during the annual Magnolia Bowl. (Anna Lotz/Community Impact Newspaper)

The Magnolia and Magnolia West varsity football teams face off during the annual Magnolia Bowl. (Anna Lotz/Community Impact Newspaper)

Editor's note: This story previously referred to Tomball and Tomball Memorial playing schools in District 14. The schools are part of District 15.

On Feb. 3, the University Interscholastic League announced its 2020-22 district realignment, which determines each Texas high school's athletic conference for the next two years. Tomball High School will move from Conference 5A to Conference 6A for the 2020-21 and 2021-22 school years, according to UIL realignment information, while the athletic conference for the other three high schools in Tomball and Magnolia ISDs remain unchanged.

UIL classifies schools into conferences based on enrollment. Conference 6A includes high schools with more than 2,220 students enrolled. According to UIL calculations, 2,448 students attend Tomball High School. At Tomball Memorial High School, which moved from Conference 5A to Conference 6A in the last realignment for 2018-20, there are roughly 2,543.5 students, according to UIL calculations.

Magnolia and Magnolia West high schools will remain in Conference 5A for the next two years. Conference 5A high schools have enrollments of between 1,230-2,219 students.

According to UIL rankings, Magnolia High School enrolls 2,001 students and Magnolia West High School enrolls 2,107 students.

Which schools will Tomball and Magnolia play?


During the regular season, schools will compete within their respective conferences, regions and districts. Here is the breakdown for Tomball and Magnolia schools with the latest realignment.


Tomball and Tomball Memorial high schools

Conference 6A, Region 2, District 15 (Football, basketball and volleyball)

District 15 schools include: Klein, Klein Cain, Klein Collins, Klein Forest, Klein Oak, Tomball and Tomball Memorial

Magnolia and Magnolia West high schools

Conference 5A, Division 1, Region 2, District 8 (Football)

District 8 schools include: Cleveland, College Station, Caney Creek (Conroe), Lufkin, Magnolia, Magnolia West, New Caney, Porter (New Caney) and Waller


Magnolia and Magnolia West high schools

Conference 5A, Region 3, District 19 (Volleyball and basketball)

District 19 schools include: Brenham, Bryan Rudder, College Station, College Station A&M Consolidated, Katy Paetow, Magnolia, Magnolia West and Waller
SHARE THIS STORY
By Anna Lotz

Anna joined Community Impact Newspaper as a reporter in May 2016 after graduating with a degree in journalism from Cedarville University in Cedarville, Ohio. In July 2017, she transitioned to editor. Anna covers education, local government, transportation, business, real estate development and nonprofits in the Tomball and Magnolia communities. Prior to CI, Anna served as editor-in-chief of Cedars, interned with the National Journalism Center in Washington, D.C., and spent time writing for the Springfield News-Sun and Xenia Daily Gazette.


MOST RECENT

Part of Hwy. 249 northbound in Pinehurst will be closed this week. (Courtesy Fotolia)
Hwy. 249 northbound to close nightly Feb. 26-29

Hwy. 249 northbound lanes will be closed nightly Feb. 26-29.

Harris County commissioners voted 3-2 at a Feb. 25 meeting to begin a search process to replace Chief Budget Officer Bill Jackson (far right). (Shawn Arrajj/Community Impact Newspaper)
Harris County commissioners vote to replace budget director

Dissenting commissioners said they were caught off-guard by the move.

The Sam Houston Trail Riders rode into downtown Tomball from Montgomery on Feb. 25. (Photos by Dylan Sherman/Community Impact Newspaper)
GALLERY: Sam Houston Trail Riders trot into Tomball

The group stopped in Tomball on Feb. 25 on its way to the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo.

Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo proposed establishing an immigrant legal defense fund for county residents at the Feb. 25 commissioners court meeting. (Courtesy Fotolia)
Harris County looks to establish immigrant legal defense fund

Hidalgo said this program would “inject a measure of fairness into our justice system” for individuals and families who do not have access to legal services.

Montgomery County Judge Mark Keough, along with the rest of the Commissioners Court, accepted the 2019 racial profiling report Feb. 25. (Eva Vigh/Community Impact Newspaper)
Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office releases 2019 racial profiling report

The report concludes the office does not have a racial profiling problem.

Center Court Pizza & Brew plans to open a new location in Vintage Park, located at 138 Vintage Park Blvd., Bldg. F, Ste. L, Houston, in early March. (Courtesy Center Court Pizza & Brew)
Center Court Pizza & Brew targets early March opening in Vintage Park

With seven Texas locations, the eatery's menu features hand-tossed pizzas, pizza rolls, calzones, flatbread pizzas, sliders, pasta, wings and salads.

Owned by husband and wife Zach and Megan Holmes, Zach has more than 11 years of experience in the industry. (Courtesy Persona Pup Spaw)
Persona Pup Spaw offering mobile services in Spring, Tomball, Cypress

Owned by husband and wife Zach and Megan Holmes, Zach has more than 11 years of experience in the industry.

Houston Methodist Primary Care opened a Tomball location on Jan. 13. (Courtesy Weingarten Realty)
Houston Methodist opens new primary care clinic in Tomball

Houston Methodist Primary Care Group opened on Jan. 13 and will celebrate its ribbon-cutting March 5.

Early voting is underway in Harris County for the March 2020 primary elections. (Matt Dulin/Community Impact Newspaper)
Voter turnout starts strong in Harris County primary elections

The early voting period runs through Feb. 28.

More than 20,000 Montgomery County residents have voted early since polls opened Feb. 18. (Courtesy Folio)
Montgomery County early voting turnout not on pace to meet 2016 rate

Local turnout appears to be falling below 2016 levels halfway through the county's early voting period.

The schematic plan shows the proposed development including 105 homes. (Courtesy Rooted Development)
New 105-home development yields traffic concerns from Magnolia residents

A proposed 105-home development slated for the city of Magnolia's extraterritorial jurisdiction brought concerns from Magnolia residents in attendance at a Feb. 20 commission meeting.

Back to top