How to Apply

The Northside School of Innovation, Technology, and Entrepreneurship (NSITE) is the premiere magnet school in Texas for both technology and business education.  With a focus on computer programming, cybersecurity, and entrepreneurship, NSITE offers an innovative curriculum that gives students an opportunity to own their learning and put their skills into practice. 

NSITE offers:

  • Core curriculum plus Academies in Computer Programming, Cybersecurity, and Entrepreneurship

  • The only 1:1 student laptop initiative in NISD

  • Opportunities for college credit while attending high school via Advanced Placement and Dual Credit classes

  • All the extracurricular activities of a comprehensive high school

  • The largest active mentoring program in the area that provides interaction with successful business men and women

  • Career counseling

  • Scholarship opportunities

  • Field trips and seminars

  • Special leadership program

Any 8th grade student living within the NISD attendance zone may apply. Visit with your parents about applying for admission to NSITE. If ever there was a time to apply, it is NOW! See what some of our students have to say about NSITE.



In order to apply toNSITE, students must:

  • Be successfully completing eighth grade.
  • Have a grade point average of "C" or better.
  • Have good conduct and attendance records.
  • Live within the NISD attendance zone.

A limited number of students who have completed ninth grade and are entering the tenth grade may also apply.


How to Apply:

Students entering the ninth grade who desire to apply for admission to NSITE should see their middle school counselor. Additional applications can be obtained by calling 397-7070.

We also accept a limited number of applications for rising sophomore (current freshman) students.

Admission to NSITE occurs only through the application and lottery process.  Students may not "transfer" into NSITE.

There is no tuition charged to attend NSITE. Complete the application form by following button below.

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