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Houston Heights High School

Houston Heights High School

Houston Heights High School (HHHS, formerly Houston Heights Charter) is a public charter high school in Houston, Texas, United States. It was established in 1999 by superintendent Richard Mik.

Houston Heights High School
1125 Lawrence Street


United States
Coordinates29.791664°N 95.407307°W / 29.791664; -95.407307
Other nameHHHS
TypePublic charter high school
MottoLeadership, Excellence, Perseverance
Established1999 (1999)
NCES School ID480011508239[1]
PrincipalErica McCready
Teaching staff16.32 (on an FTE basis)[1]
Enrollment204 (2017-2018)[1]
Student to teacher ratio12.50[1]
Campus typeUrban
Color(s)Azure blue  

Located in the Houston Heights neighborhood, it serves 96% at-risk students[2] and partners with Houston Community College to give students the opportunity to gain college credit during their junior and/or senior years, including in the area of construction management.

In 2009, the school was rated "academically acceptable" by the Texas Education Agency.[3]


Houston Heights High School offers Men's Basketball, Men's Soccer, and Cheerleading. The basketball team won the Texas Charter School Academic & Athletic League (TCSAAL) state championship in 2010 after finishing runner-up in 2009.[4]

Student body

HHHS had 251 students during the 2007–2008 school year.[5]

86% of the students qualified for free or reduced breakfast.

See also


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