1501 Taft | (713) 732-3694

Carnegie Vanguard High School is located in the Fourth Ward and is part of Houston ISD. It is a public, magnet-only, specialized senior high school for students who are identified as gifted and talented by the district (in elementary or middle school), or by scores on the Iowa and CogAT exams. Carnegie is consistently ranked as a top school in the region, state and nation, with the highest SAT scores in the school district and 100% of graduates continuing education post high school. Carnegie’s magnet program was part of Jones High School prior to opening its own campus in 2002. The school is a nationally recognized Blue Ribbon School.

Key Facts

Grade Levels
9 to 12
Students
626
Teachers
32
Average Class Size
22

School Year Details

School Start Date Aug. 27, 2018
School End Date May 31, 2019
Start Time 8:25 AM
End Time 3:45 PM
Transportation

http://www.houstonisd.org/transportation

Demographics

Race & Ethnicity

White
Hispanic
Asian Pacific
African American
American Indian
Multiracial
Other

Education Programs

English Language Learners 0.3%
Special Education 0.5%
Gifted & Talented 100.0%
Bilingual 1.1%

Special Programs

General

Vanguard (Gifted & Talented) Magnet

After School Programs

No

Admissions

Application Deadline Dec. 7, 2018

Link to Application

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