The Harold D. Guthrie Center for Excellence serves high school students in the Spring Branch Independent School District in Houston, Texas.


Dr. Hal Guthrie was instrumental in providing the vision and support for Career & Technical Education programs throughout Spring Branch ISD and on our campus. Dr. Guthrie served as General Superintendent for sixteen years before retiring in 2002. During his tenure, our district became recognized as an innovative and experiential leader in education throughout the USA that continues through this day. Dr. Guthrie's years of service was recognized as the Spring Branch Career Center was renamed The Guthrie Center in 2003.

The Guthrie Center logo is a copyright of The Harold D. Guthrie Center for Excellence.

The “guthrie” and “excellence” ambigrams were designed by John Langdon (©2005).

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Site design by Joe Kolenda and inspired by former student J. Axel Murillo.

It is the policy of the Spring Branch Independent School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex or handicap in it’s educational and Career and Technical Education programs, services or activities as required by Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as amended, the Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972; and section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended.