This is truly a history making day. This day’s significance will only be second to one in January 2017, when she is sworn in as the first woman President. Congrats Hillary.Read More »
Graduating from high school is an exciting and important milestone. Nearly 10,000 high school seniors from across the Houston Independent School District will receive their diploma this week. We congratulate all of our graduating seniors for this achievement, but I’m especially proud of the students in District 137.
Every graduating senior received a personal letter of congratulations from our office, celebrating their achievement and wishing them the best as they embark on the next chapter of their life.
Additionally, we gave special recognition to the top two scholars from HISD schools in Southwest Houston. The following students graduated at the top of their class as the valedictorian and salutatorian. We couldn’t be more proud!
Jane Long Academy
Shahrukh Ali and Kinza Rizwan
Lee High School
Oscar Wu and Karim Sabar
Liberty High School
Ayat Bakora and Karol Castro
Middle College High School at HCC Gulfton
Sharpstown High School
Raven McIntosh and Billy Ramos
Sharpstown International School
MaterDolorosa Osueke and Karen Ortiz
On Saturday, May 7th, over fifty District 137 residents attended our Open House to discuss issues that are important for Southwest Houston and the state of Texas. We received a great deal of feedback from the event that will help guide us in the next legislative session. We thank everyone who was able to attend, and are grateful to have had some exceptional speakers as we focused on Education, Health Care, and Public Safety.Read More »