School News

HISD board names interim chief, changes search firms to find new leader

access_timeFebruary 17, 2016

With less than two weeks left until Superintendent Terry Grier retires, the Houston ISD board named an interim superintendent Wednesday and switched search firms to

HISD board says Lanier MS and two others must change their names, Carnegie Vanguard must end UIL sports

access_timeFebruary 11, 2016

By Charlotte Aguilar Houston ISD trustees voted 5-4 along racial lines Thursday night to begin the process of changing the names of Sidney Lanier and

HISD trustee to meet with Lanier MS community on name change

access_timeJanuary 21, 2016

The promised community meeting to discuss whether the name of Lanier Middle School should be changed has been set for 6 p.m. Feb. 3 at

Confederate connection could mean name change for Lanier MS

access_timeJanuary 12, 2016

By Charlotte Aguilar A reconstituted Houston ISD board of trustees will consider Thursday whether to approve the renaming of eight schools — including Sidney Lanier

School Starts with Sale

access_timeAugust 23, 2015

The West University Elementary School PTO will hold its annual Back to School Breakfast and Red Apple Sale at 7:55 a.m. Monday — the first

Order School Supplies Soon

access_timeJune 4, 2015

The West U Elementary School PTO is reminding parents to order school supplies by June 12 for free classroom delivery. Orders placed after June 12

Seven HISD Seniors Win National Merit Scholarships

access_timeMay 28, 2015

Seven Houston Independent School District students from high four schools are among more than 2,200 high school seniors from across the country to be selected

HISD to Delay WUES Enrollment Limits

access_timeMarch 10, 2015

A proposal to limit enrollment at West U Elementary School has been delayed for at least a year, Principal John Threet announced Monday in the

Threet to Update WUES PTO on Enrollment

access_timeMarch 5, 2015

Members of the West University Elementary School PTO will want to be on hand Tuesday, March 10, at 8 a.m. for a meeting with Principal

Pershing Parents Offer Coffee

access_timeMarch 5, 2015

  Parents of students who will be enrolling next year in middle school are invited to join current Pershing Middle School parents and Pershing Middle