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Welcome to the Samuel W. Houston Elementary page!

HISD Vision:
All students thrive as lifelong learners and global citizens prepared for the futures they create.

Vision Statement

All students of Samuel W. Houston Elementary are empowered and motivated to impact the world as responsible, innovative citizens.   


Our Mission

The Huntsville Independent School District and Samuel Walker Houston Elementary will establish a family atmosphere with students, parents, and community to provide comprehensive, equitable educational experiences based on national and state curriculum and testing standards, and innovative teaching, in a caring, safe environment. Student progress and personal development will be monitored and measured to assure that each student advances to his/her highest potential.

The educators, parents, community members, churches and other agencies will provide the support for a comprehensive, rigorous, curriculum, other student development programs and facilities to assure the overall development of each student.

Each student will experience the latest learning technologies, advanced math, science, communication skills and the appreciation of the arts in order to become a competitive player in a diverse, global environment.

2018-2019 Campus Turnaround Plan Input Opportunity 
We would appreciate your input into our 2018-2019 Campus Turnaround Plan. Please email comments to or contact the school at 936-435-6750. The link to the plan is attached below. 
School Report Card Information:
To view the Samual W. Houston Elementary school report card click the link below.
Parent Involvement News:
Upcoming Event: Spring Fling!
***Our Spring Fling will be on Thursday, April 26, from 6:00 - 7:30. We hope to see you there!
Parents: In order for our Spring Fling to be successful, we are asking for donations of the following items:
     Kindergarten: bag of individually wrapped candy
     First Grade: bag of individually wrapped candy
     Second Grade: individually packaged chip bags
     Third Grade: individually packaged Little Debbie snacks
     Fourth Grade: cans of soda
***Interested in helping? Click here for the signup!
The April newsletter, The Parental Involvement CONNECTION, can be viewed by clicking HERE.
Click here to view the April 2018 calendar.
Pre-K and Kindergarten Roundup Information
Please see the information in the flyer below for instructions on how to register for the 2018-2019 school year.

News & Announcements

HEAP Summer 2018 Registration Open

Huntsville Enrichment Activity Program (HEAP) for Summer 2018 is now Open & Accepting Registrations. Registration is available by paper form or online. HEAP Sports will be May 29, 30 & 31 @ HHS. Regular HEAP Session 1 & 2 will have a NEW LOCATION this year @ MPMS.

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Upcoming Events

Spring Fling
Date: 4/26/2018, 6 PM 7:30 PM
3rd and 4th Grade Science Benchmark
Date: 4/27/2018
Booster Club Meeting
Date: 4/30/2018, 5:30 PM 6 PM
3rd and 4th Grade STAAR MATH
Date: 5/14/2018
HEF Grant Reception @ HHS Library
Date: 5/14/2018, 5:30 PM 6:30 PM