Principal's Message

picWelcome to Jewell Simpson Houston Academy

Houston Academy is a great place for students from diverse backgrounds to grow academically and in the arts.  Our goal is for all students and parents to get involved, and have a meaningful Intermediate school experience. Houston Academy strives to excel in all areas.

Please feel free to contact us with any concerns or stop by for a tour of our facility.  Go JHA STARS!

Educationally Yours,

Evette Shelby-King, Ph.D.

As a TITLE 1 school, our school has to follow the following guidances:


Parent's Right to Know

Title I Part A

A parent has the right to:

  • Request information regarding the professional qualifications of their child's classroom teacher.

  • The level of achievement of the parent's child in each of the required stateacademic assessments, and

  • Timely notice if the child has been assigned for four or more consecutive weeks by a teacher who is not highly qualified.