Student Transfers

Procedure for Initiating a Transfer Request

  • Transfer requests are accepted annually beginning on March 1st until May 31st.

  • All transfer requests shall submit their fully completed application and payment to the HISD administration office.

    • Transfer request forms must state the specific reason(s) for the transfer in order to be considered.

    • A copy of the student’s attendance record, discipline record, and latest report card should be included along with a photo ID from the parent/guardian & a current utility bill (gas, water, electric, or lease agreement) with the completed transfer request.

    • Academic Performance, Attendance, Grades, and Discipline records will be reviewed

  • Incomplete transfer requests will not be considered.

  • Notification of decisions for transfer requests will be communicated by June 30th.

  • Approved transfer recipients must sign and return the approval letter in order to complete the registration process at the requested school.

  • After notice of acceptance, the full payment is to be received by August 1st in order to guarantee placement.

  • Transfer students are not eligible for district transportation to or from school.