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2017-2018 New Student Information 

Big Event

We would love for you and your family to attend the Big Event on Wednesday, March 29th from 6:30 p.m.- 8:00 p.m. Join us for fun, food, and fellowship with other future HC Mustangs! Please click here to register.

Course Selection Night

Course selection night will be April 11th. There are two sessions available to attend at 4:30 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. Our counselors will provide great information about each course and what to expect in your freshman year. 

The meeting will be in the Bush Center for Scholars and Leaders (BCSL). Spirit shop items will be available for purchase. No registration needed.

2017 Summer Reading

Summer Reading Assignments for Freshmen and Transfer students are not available at the moment. Please check back in May. 

Laptop Order Form & Pickup

All new students are required to purchase the laptop package through Houston Christian. Order forms will not be available until May.

Computer pick-up dates:

7/17 11:30 a.m.

7/24 11:30 a.m.

7/31 11:30 a.m.

Transcript Release Form

All new freshmen MUST submit a transcript release form to their current school.

Placement Testing

Placement Testing will occur on Saturday, April 22nd at 10:00 a.m. Please arrive at least 15 minutes before testing begins and enter campus through Looper Hall.  No need to register. 

Jump Start - Freshman Preparatory Course

Dates for Jump Start are as follows:

Session 1: 7/17-7/20 8:30-12:00

Session 2: 7/24-7/27 8:30-12:00

Session 3: 7/31-8/3 8:30-12:00

Session 4: 7/31-8/2 1:00-4:30

For information and to register, click here


All tryout information is located here.

All new students and students participating in athletics at Houston Christian are required to have a yearly physical. HC offers the opportunity for a physical on campus (Metro Gym), Wednesday, May 10th from 3:00pm - 5:00pm. The cost is $25. Checks, made payable to HC, and cash are accepted. 

Online Textbook Ordering

Once your schedule has been processed, please order books here.

Check out this special deal on shipping when ordering online!

Immunization Records

All new students must submit birth to current immunization records prior to the first day of school. Records can be mailed, dropped off, emailed, or faxed (713-580-6001).

If you have any questions, please email Nurse Melissa Flower.

New Parent Crash Course

Mark your calendar for Tuesday, August 29th! Join us at 11:30 a.m. or 7:00 p.m. in the Daffin Lecture Hall. No need to RSVP.  
We are requesting that all Freshman and Transfer parents attend this crash course.  The information is highly informative and very helpful - even to those parents who are not new to our school as things are always changing.  Topics to be covered include:
  • Managing parent technology (parent portal, teacher's portal pages, checking grades, etc).  
  • Creating self-advocates
  • An inside look at what to expect from our teachers
  • Effective parent-teacher communication
  • Homework management and study tips (including tips for fighting the Facebook, i-chat, and texting battles)
  • Information and tips about how to access help and tutoring for students
  • Words of wisdom from parents who have gone before you

Summer School

Students must send in their enrollment contract electronically before registering for summer school. To view information regarding summer school, please click here.

New Parent Welcome Dessert Party

As your children form new bonds, please plan to join other new parents for an evening of food and fellowship.

Monday, May 1st

6:30 - 8:00 PM

Houston Christian Pampell Chapel

Dessert Buffet and Casual Attire

Invitations to Follow


Spirit Shop

To purchase spirit gear from the MPC spirit shop, please click here.

Scholarship Opportunities

To view scholarship opportunities, please click here.

Graduation Requirements For Class of 2021

Graduation Requirements For Class of 2021

(Total Credits _____)

English - 4 Courses/Credits

Math – 3 to 4 Courses/Credits*

Science – 3 to 4 Courses/Credits”

*Choice of (3 Math and 4 Science) or (4 Math and 3 Science)

Social Studies - 3 Courses/Credits

Biblical Studies - 4 Courses/Credits

Foreign Language – 2 Courses/Credits***

Computer - 1 Course/Credit

Electives -8 Courses/Credits*

**Distinguished Scholars Program – 1 Elective Credit for each year

**Program for College Readiness – 1 Elective Credit for each year

***Distinguished (AP) Diploma requires 4 AP courses, Pre-Calculus, 3 Foreign Languages and 3 Electives


Fine Arts Auditions

Doxa auditions will be May 16th at 5:00 p.m. in the Brown Family Dance Studio. 

Silver Spur try-outs will be May 17th and 18th at 5:00 p.m. in the Brown Family Dance Studio.

For questions regarding either try-out, please contact Karess Grant at

2017-2018 Major Dates Calendar

To view 2017-2018 school holidays, quarter dates and semester dates, please click here.

2700 W Sam Houston Parkway N
Houston, TX 77043

P: (713) 580-6000

F: (713) 580-6001

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