3838 Blue Bonnet | (713) 295-5240

Pershing is located in the Braeswood neighborhood. It is a neighborhood zoned, middle school, a magnet school for the fine arts, and part of Houston ISD. Pershing’s fine arts magnet offers students the opportunity to specialize in art, dance, orchestra, band, jazz, guitar, choir, theatre arts, and  gymnastics. The school was originally in West University Village when it opened in 1928, moving to its current location on Braes in 1949. The new school building opened in 2007.

 

Key Facts

Grade Levels
6 to 8
Students
1638
Teachers
95
Average Class Size
22

School Year Details

School Start Date Aug. 27, 2018
School End Date May 31, 2019
Start Time 8:15 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 9.6%
Special Education 8.1%
Gifted & Talented 26.6%
Bilingual 9.3%

Special Programs

Fine Arts

Fine Arts Magnet

After School Programs

No

Admissions

Application Deadline Dec. 7, 2018

Link to Application

Requirements

Application required for magnet program 

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