Back to School


First day of school is Monday August 16th, 2021, with all students returning in-person.

We are so excited to have all of our Revolutionaries back on campus!

Welcome, Northline students and families, to the 21-22 school year. We are so excited to welcome all of our Revolutionaries back this year and continue on our mission of graduating empowered, equity-driven students who are prepared to lead and serve in their community - Principal McGruder

Principal McGruder's Welcome Video

First Day of School sign

Share your excitement for the first day of school by downloading a First Day of School sign. Show us your pictures by tagging us on social media and using #YESBacktoSchool.

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Bus Routes
To find the closest stop to your home and up-to-date route information, click on the button below to take a look our bus routes for this school year:


Uniform Policy

YES Prep Northline will have a new dress code for the 2021-2022 school year. YES Prep understands the COVID-19 pandemic has created or increased the economic challenges our families face. Students will follow our new dress policy outlined in our Uniforms page. 


New Students (Lottery): YES Prep Public Schools is a tuition-free public charter school system in Houston, TX. YES Prep Public Schools does not have any admission exams or interviews to admit students. We are required by law to admit students using a lottery process to select applicants at random when there are more applicants than available seats.  

To learn more about the lottery process and student application, click here

Student Transfers: YES Prep allows current YES Prep students to transfer to a different YES Prep campus as long as approval is granted and space is available at the campus of preference. There are three types of Student Transfers: Sibling Transfers, Address Change Transfers, and Family Support Transfers.  


The Texas Department of State Health Services provides minimum vaccination requirements for K-12 students. To learn more, click here.

Supply List

For the 2021-2022 school year, ALL students will need the following school supplies:

Item Description Required Quantity
Composition or Notebook  100 sheets each, college ruled or wide ruled 6
Binders, 2 inch 3-ring binder; Size: 2 inch; Color: White 2
Dividers 8-tab binder dividers 2-pack
Plastic Folders 3 Prongs; with inside pockets, any color or design 2
Pencils Mechanical or Traditional Lead Pencils, #2 1 pack of 10
Pencil Sharpener Small Pencil Sharpener with plastic cover to catch shavings 1
Eraser Any eraser 1
Ball Point Pens Blue OR Black Pens (no eraser allowed on pen) 1 pack of 10
Highlighters Highlighters, all different colors (Suggested colors: yellow, green, pink, blue, orange) 5
Loose-Leaf Paper College-Rule OR Wide-Rule 3 packs of 100 sheets
Glue Sticks Glue sticks ONLY (no liquid glue) 3
Colored Pencils Colored pencils, full size (size of a pencil) 1 pack of 12
Index Cards White, lined index cards either 3x5 or 4x6 1 pack of 100 cards
Bottle of Hand Sanitizer Will be collected from all students to be shared 1
Sticky Notes To take notes for reading 1 pack
Student Planner (Optional) We will be using virtual calendars in our LMS, Schoology. Students may have a paper planner if they choose. 1


For grades 8th - 10th ONLY:

8th Grade Math, Algebra 1, & Geometry
Item Description

TI-nspire Calculator:

TI -nspire with Touchpad

TI -nspire CX

TI -nspire CX II

Please DO NOT purchase a TI -nspire CAS

In order to ensure that our students are successful in Math, we require all 8th through 12th grade students to own a TI-nspire calculator. Students will be able to use the calculator we are requiring them to buy for 8th grade as well as all of high school (including AP, SAT, ACT, & STAAR exams). Students can also use this graphing calculator in certain college classes.


The TI-nspire graphing calculators are sold in retailers like Walmart, Office Depot, Staples, etc., and generally range in price from $100-$150. New, used, and refurbished TI-nspire calculators can also be found online on sites such as and eBay.


ELECTIVES - Only needed if students are placed in course

Item Description
Art 1 8.5 x 11 or 12 x 9 sketchbook
Computer Science Headphones with cord that connect to computer
PE (All 8th Grade) PE clothing, water bottle, combination lock for gym locker
Laptop Computer All YES Prep Northline students will receive a school-issued laptop for learning. Students will receive their computer during the first week of school.
ELA & Reading Novels All YES Prep Northline students will receive the required reading novels for their ELA and Reading classes throughout the school year.


Please do not purchase Sharpies/Permanent Style Markers, Rubber Bands, or Gum as they will not be allowed on campus. Teachers will provide additional information about supplies that may be needed for their class during the first week of school. This school supply list is subject to change as needs arise throughout the school year.

District Calendar 

For the 2020-2021 district calendar, click here.  

Family Dashboards 

For a complete list of family dashboards, click here. 

Stay Connected 

Family Notes: YES Prep Northline keeps parents informed through a weekly Family Notes newsletter that is sent out every Friday with your child.  

Social media: Stay up to date with events and activities by following our campus social media pages.