HISD to open boys college prep academy

December 9, 2010 7:32:40 PM PST
Next fall, Houston ISD will open its first all boys college preparatory academy. The school board voted to open the new school at the EO Smith Education Center in northeast Houston. Sixth through ninth grade boys will make up the initial classes.

The rigorous curriculum will include pre-advanced and advanced placement courses, along with a foreign language requirement.