• Magnet School Focus Areas

    Performing & Visual Arts

    Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts
    Grades 9 – 12

    Music, Theater, Dance, and Visual Arts

    W. E. Greiner Exploratory Arts Academy
    Grades 6 – 8

    Band, Chorus, Drama, Orchestra, Dance, Music, and Visual Arts

    Sidney Lanier Expressive Arts Vanguard
    Grades 4 - 5

    Band, Dance, Orchestra, Piano, Theater, and Visual Arts

    Government, Law and Law Enforcement

    Judge Barefoot Sanders, Magnet Center for Public Service: Government, Law, and Law Enforcement at Yvonne A. Ewell Townview Center
    Grades 9 - 12

    Career explorations in government, law and law enforcement

    L. G. Pinkston Law Magnet
    Grades 9-12

    Career explorations in government, law and law enforcement

    William Hawley Atwell Law Academy
    Grades 6 - 8

    Careers in Law, and Law Enforcement

    Career and Technology

    Skyline Career Development Center (CDC)
    Grades 9 - 12

    Career Fields – Advanced Math (Pre-Engineering), Graphic Design and Illustration, Advanced Social Sciences (Pre-Law, Peer Mediation, Social Services, Child Care, Advanced Science (Pre-Med), Cosmetology, Culinary Arts, Printing and Imaging Technology, Interior Design, Flexible Manufacturing (Plastics), Photography, Travel and Tourism, Aircraft Technology, Architecture, Floriculture (Floral Design), Horticulture, Audio and Visual Technology, World Languages, Building Trades ( Carpentry, Electrical, Plumbing, HVAC, Fashion Marketing and Apparel Design, Transportation (Auto Collision, Auto Mechanics, Diesel Mechanics)

    Rosie M. Collins Sorrells School of Education and Social Services at Yvonne A. Ewell Townview Center
    Grades 9 - 12

    Careers in Social Services, Education, and Child Related Professions

    School of Business and Management at Yvonne A. Ewell Townview Center
    Grades 9 - 12

    Careers in Business Management, Marketing and Technology

    School of Health Professions at Yvonne A. Ewell Townview Center
    Grades 9 - 12

    Careers in Health , Dental Careers, Medical Careers and Veterinary Careers

    Franklin D. Roosevelt Health Magnet
    Grades 9 - 12

    Careers in Administrative Medical Assistant, Culinary Arts, and Physical Therapy

    Agriculture and Natural Resources Magnet at Seagoville
    Grades 9 -12

    Environmental studies

    Henry W. Longfellow Career Exploration Academy
    Grades 6 - 8

    Professional Careers and College Readiness– Education, Hospitality, & Health Science; General College & Careers; Professional Communications; Principles of Business, Marketing, & Finance; Lifetime Nutrition & Wellness; STEM/IT; Touch System Data Entry

    Oliver Wendell Holmes Humanities/
    Communications Academy
    Grades 6 - 8

    Humanities-Art, Literature, Music, Philosophy, and Government

    Talented and Gifted

    School for the Talented and Gifted at Yvonne A. Ewell Townview Center
    Grades 9 - 12

    Advanced academic program in all curricula

    Alex W. Spence Talented and Gifted Academy
    Grades 6 - 8

    Advanced academic program in all curricula

    William B. Travis Talented and Gifted Vanguard and Academy
    Grades 4 - 8

    Advanced academic program in all curricula

    K. B. Polk Talented and Gifted Vanguard
    Grades 4 - 5

    Advanced academic program in all curricula

    Communications and Humanities

    Lincoln Humanities/Communications
    Grades 9 - 12

    Humanities – Literature, Philosophy, Art, and Languages
    Communications – Radio, Television, and Newspaper Production

    Montessori

    George Bannerman Dealey Montessori Vanguard and International Academy
    Grades PK – 8

    Students learn by self-discovery using special Montessori equipment related to their level of development

    Harry Stone Montessori Vanguard and Academy
    Grades PK – 8

    Students learn by self-discovery using special Montessori equipment related to their level of development

    Math, Science and Technology

    School of Science and Engineering at Yvonne A. Ewell Townview Center
    Grades 9 – 12

    Emphasis on Mathematics, Engineering, Science, and Computer Science

    Justin F. Kimball Math & Science
    Grades 9 - 12

    Emphasis on Mathematics, Science and Computer Science

    Dallas Environmental Science Academy
    Grades 6 - 8

    Emphasis on Environmental Science and Mathematics

    J. P. Starks Math, Science and
    Technology Vanguard
    Grades 4 – 5

    Mathematics, Science and Technology

    Leadership

    Irma L. Rangel Young Women’s Leadership School
    Grades 6 – 12

    Math, Science, Technology, Student Wellness and Leadership Skills

    Barack Obama Male Leadership School
    Grades 6 - 12

    Math, Science, Student Wellness and Leadership Skills

    Mark Twain Leadership Vanguard
    Grades 4 - 5

    Leadership Skills