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On the southeastern tip of the city of Houston is the neighborhood of Harrisburg/Manchester. It is situated just east of Interstate 610 and route 225, with the neighborhood being about six miles east of downtown Houston. Harrisburg/Manchester is a neighborhood with a mix of single and multi family homes, which has a unique location that has it bordering Jacinto City to the north, Galena Park to the east, and Pasadena to the south.
Given its location, public schools options are varied. At the elementary level, J.R. Harris, Davila, Houston Gateway Academy, Southmayd, and George I. Sanchez are all possibilities. Middle school level children attend Deady Middle School, Houston Gateway Academy Middle School, or Raul Yzaguirre School for Success. High school aged students go to Milby, Raul Yzaguirre School for Success, East Early College High School, or George I. Sanchez Charter School.
Those enjoying outdoor activities have plenty to do Harrisburg/Manchester. Hartmann, Peiser, and Milby are parks in the immediate area. There are also several pools to enjoy during the summer, including the Clinton, DeZavala and Galena Parks, and Memorial Swimming Pools. Clinton also offers the added attraction of a skate park for children to use. Golfers will enjoy courses at Glenbrook Park and Gus Wortham.
If a resident gets sick, the Southside Health Clinic is there to treat them. Should a medical emergency arise, the Texas Specialty Hospital or the East Houston Regional Medical Center can handle it. To enjoy the performing arts, people in Harrisburg/Manchester can go to places such as Stage Door Inc, or the Hobby Center for the Performing Arts, which is only a few miles south of the area. Movies can be seen at either Cinemark Tinseltown or the Cinema Latino de Pasadena.