Waltrip High School

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  • Welcome to the website of Waltrip High School.

    Thank you for your interest in our school! Please feel free to explore the different areas from the drop-down menus located at the top of every page: Home, About Us, Academics, Get Involved, and Resources.  

    Hello Ram Nation!

    It is great to be back in the Waltrip feeder pattern!  After 23 years of experience in HISD, I am honored to be the leader of such an amazing community with great families, outstanding teachers, staff, and most importantly, amazing students. 

    My vision for Waltrip High School is to make it the school of choice for our community. Waltrip offers a plethora of quality academic and extracurricular programming for every student. Our motto this year is “Quality Instruction: Every day, Every class, Every student.” We are committed to preparing students for graduation and readiness for life after high school.

    I am devoted to maintaining a safe and collaborative culture of excellence and high performance.  I look forward to speaking with you and working alongside you in making Waltrip the school of choice for this community. Talk with you soon!


    ¡Hola Nación Ram! 


    ¡Es estupendo estar de regreso en la alineación de Waltrip!  Después de 23 años de experiencia en en el distrito escolar independiente de Houston, me siento honrada de ser el líder de una comunidad tan increíble con excelentes familias, maestros, y personal pero lo más importante, estudiantes increíbles. 

    Mi visión para la escuela preparatoria Waltrip es convertirla en la escuela de eleccion pora nuestra comunidad. Waltrip ofrece una gran cantidad de programas académicos y extracurriculares de calidad para cada estudiante.  Nuestro lema de este año es "Instrucción de calidad: todos los días, todas las clases y para todos nuestros estudiantes". Estamos comprometidos a preparar a los estudiantes para la graduación y la preparación para la vida después de la escuela preparatoria.

    Me dedico a mantener una cultura segura y colaborativa de excelencia y alto rendimiento.  Espero hablar con usted y trabajar junto a usted para hacer de Waltrip la escuela de su eleccion. ¡Espero verlos muy pronto!


    Rhonda Honore'  

    WHS Community Messages 2023-24

    Please remember the 3:30 early student pickup deadline!

     Join your Waltrip Community on Saturday, May 18th!

    Waltrip Community Picnic Flyer

    Prospective Students and Families!  Interested in coming to Waltrip for the 2024-2025 school year?

    Click here for our application process and important dates. 

    Phase 1 School Choice Lottery Notifications will be sent on March 26, 2024. 

    Are you zoned to Waltrip and ready to enroll?  Contact our registrar's office at 713-688-1361 ext. 116. 

    Coming Soon: 2024-2025 Magnet Signing Night! 

    We can't wait to welcome our newest Rams! 

      Thank you to everyone who attended our annual Pathways Plus Night

    on Thursday, February 1, 2024

    2024 Pathway Plus Night

    Prospective students and families explored our academics, including magnet classes, CTE programs, AP, Dual Credit and UT On-Ramps.  Do you still need to complete your 2024-2025 School Choice application?  Phase 2 applications will open on March 26, 2024! Click here to apply.  Email jennifer.gatica@houstonisd.org or mvargas5@houstonisd.org (se habla espanol) or call us at 713-688-1361 ext. 103 or ext. 139 (se habla espanol). 

    Click here to learn more about our magnet and CTE pathway programs, including how to apply and enroll.  

    Thursday Magnet Tours for the 

    2024-2025 School Year

    Our school tours have concluded for the school year. 

    Please contact jennifer.gatica@houstonisd.org if you have questions or would like to learn about our classroom spaces. 

    Magnet Tour Dates

    Weekly Instructional Highlights


    2023-24 School Year Presentations for 10th & 11th grade students


    Campus Reminders & Updates

    Recordatorios y actualizaciones del campus

    23-24 school updates

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    En Espanol - HOW TO: Join Live Teams Meeting

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