Advanced Academics

The goal of our programs is to provide a differentiated, enriched academic environment for students with advanced learning abilities.

We use instructional methods and materials designed to develop thinking processes that enhance independent study and personal effectiveness.

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Our Team

Pamela Johnson:  Director, Advanced Studies

Amy Ellingson:  GT Facilitator (6th -12th)

Julie Hill:  GT Facilitator (K-5th)

Amy Accardo:  Administrative Assistant

Judith Cordova:  Administrative Assistant

Located at West Support Center:
2100 Shadowdale Dr., Houston, TX  77043
Fax: 713-251-1930


SBISD's 1st annual GENIUS DAY...

Saturday, March 2, 2019!

Hosted by Advanced Academics and Guthrie Center

Join us to learn about 2019 summer program offerings for your student. This event is for ALL SBISD families and will feature the following:

  • Summer Camp Vendor Expo
  • Rotation of 4 age-appropriate activities hosted by SBISD vendors and Guthrie Center (registration fee will apply)
  • Parent Education Sessions
  • Food trucks, a Petting Zoo, Door Prizes...and more!

Registration info coming in January 2019.