This Week's Headlines

Thousands of volunteers bring Harvey aid

Dobie Latin Club advances to state

Martin, Boykins hold CIP meetings

Chamber to host Family Fun Fest

Multiple Easter egg hunts planned

Controversy continues over fill dirt

Hazardous waste collection event set

Local schools address violent threats
Enrollment soars for OER courses

Ambulance dispatching causes concern

Four Longhorn alumni inducted into Class of 2018 Hall of Honor
Moorer to represent PMHS at DECA

Olson invites students to apply

Outstanding students of February

New courses at SJC taking drone training to new heights

Republican voters want voice in property tax increase

San Jac announces upcoming calendar

SB participates in Jump Rope for Heart

Hispanic Outlook on Education ranks SJC No. 6 on Top 100 list

New courses at SJC taking drone training to new heights

Moore Elementary holds kindergarten Texas program

J. Frank Dobie Lariaettes announce annual spring show

Frazier Elementary sets date for Pre-K Round Up

Will-A-Thon to serve seniors, veterans, disabled

Fun Bunch hosts game night

Abbott appoints Koncaba to board

San Jac women headed to hoops nationals

Lutheran South boys’ soccer wins TAPPS D2 state championship

Dobie boys’ soccer near crown; fourth straight championship

JFD girls soccer sits fourth

Bondy rules girls’ track; BHI’s Robinson wins four golds

BHI’s Williams, Thompson’s Jeans shine

Wolverines’ baseball eyes better 24-6As

Bruins nip Dobie; locals now 11-5

Bayshore Olympics host Brook, Dobie track; Pree sets PB in TJ

No. 1 ranked San Jac loses two at Galveston

Lady Horn softball awaits tougher tests


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9602 Kingspoint Road
Principal: Lena Rhone-Ortiz
Phone: 713-740-0520

Atkinson Elementary School serves a culturally diverse population of more than 600 students. The school is located two miles north of the Sam Houston Tollway and has a long history of success.

The school has an extremely active PTO organization. Through many events during the year, school officials work to provide close communication and interaction between parents and the community.

11825 Teaneck Drive
Phone: 713-740-0536
Principal: Cynthia Henderson

Burnett serves more than 700 students in kindergarten through fourth grade. The school also is home to a Head Start program offered to prekindergarten students in conjunction with the Harris County Department of Education.

9100 Blackhawk
Phone: 713-740-0928
Principal: Debbie Barrett

Laura Welch Bush Elementary is named after the former First Lady of the United States. Mrs. Bush, a former librarian, is an advocate of education and the importance and pleasures of reading.

Theschool opened at the beginning of the 2006-2007 school year on August10, 2006. The new campus was part of the 2004 bond program that was approved by district voters.

Students participate in the Balanced Literacy program as part of the campus curriculum. The school also offers a dual-language program and state-of-the-art technology as part of the learning environment.

10503 Hughes Road
Phone: 713-740-0560
Principal: Wendy Wiseburn

The creative teaching methods and problem-solving skills guidance have led Frazier to an exemplary rating from the Texas Education Agency. In addition to academics, students also learn the value of community service by participating in several activities during the year.

12900 Almeda Genoa Road
Phone: 713-740-0592
Principal: Tiffany Bennett

A new campus replaced the former 63-year-old structure that was next door. The construction of the new building was funded by the "Make Room For Children" bond program, approved by voters in February 2000.

As a district commended campus, focusing on the academic needs of each child is what makes Genoa successful. Along with stressing academics, students participate in a variety of fund-raisers and community activities. Parent involvement is also a vital part of Genoa's success. Parents participate in curriculum nights each year. Students and parents work together to learn strategies that help students become successful in math, science, reading and social studies. The campus also has an extremely active Parent-Teacher Organization.

9604 Minnesota St.
Phone: 713-740-5430
Principal: Veronica Sandoval

9301 Almeda Genoa Road
Phone: 713-740-0616
Principal: Emily Simancas

Located west of Almeda Mall, Jessup Elementary School is nestled among the trees on Almeda Genoa Road. Jessup has been part of this community for over 30 years and was named after former Judge Charles Jessup. The school now serves approximately 840 students in prekindergarten through fourth grade.

As a state recognized campus, Jessup focuses on the academic achievement of its students. Students also have an opportunity to participate and learn the value of campus and community services through peer mediation and numerous activities.

10701 Seaford Drive
Phone: 713-740-0648
Principal: Beverly Bolton

Meador Elementary School offers a variety of programs for its students, with the campus placing a strong emphasis on math and science.

8880 Southbluff
Phone: 713-740-0656
Principal: Jill Lacamu

Moore Elementary School recognizes the importance of working collaboratively and focuses on academic success and high behavioral standards for each and every student. Students are involved in a variety of programs such as science fairs, accelerated reader and the gifted and talented program. The campus is also a state exemplary school.

1801 Riverstone Ranch
Phone: 713-740-5276
Principal: Candy Howard

In response to population growth in the southern part of the Pasadena Independent School District, the construction of South Belt Elementary School was approved by voters in a 2004 Bond Issue. The school is located on Riverstone Ranch Drive in the Riverstone Ranch subdivision.

11210 Hughes Road
Phone: 713-740-0752
Principal: Jackie Salisbury

Stuchbery Elementary School's culturally-diverse student population gives students the opportunity to share in the rich heritage of varying cultures, while also reaching for the common goal of achievement. The campus serves several neighborhoods in the Sagemont area.

13402 Conklin Lane Houston
Principal: Jorly Thomas

9220 Hughes Rd.
Phone: 713-740-5260
Principal: Diane Wheeler

10415 Fuqua
Principal: Nancy Flores

11111 Beamer Road
Phone: 713-740-0420
Principal: Alyta Harrell

Beverly Hills Intermediate School boasts an enrollment of approximately 990 students in grades seven and eight, with a rich ethnic balance of Asian, African-American, Anglo and Hispanic students.

11309 Sagedowne
Phone: 713-740-0510
Principal: Toni Lopez

Thompson Intermediate School is named after former superintendent George Thompson, who headed the Pasadena Independent School District from 1961 to 1972.

Thompson is a Texas Partnership Campus, freed by the governor and the Texas Education Agency from some of the statutory restrictions, allowing innovative educational programming. The school's academic team has gained a strong reputation as it has won the National Academic Games.

10220 Blackhawk
Phone: 713-740-0370
Principal: Franklin Moses