Pershing News

Pershing 2013-2014 Year in Review

Pershing Middle School:  The Year in Review Pershing Middle School has transitioned over the last couple of years under the stewardship of Principal Kim Heckman.  Even with the budget constraints brought on by a reduced student population during the 2013-2014 school year, Heckman and the staff managed through the change without compromising Pershing’s academic core. …

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Pershing Re-Certified as “Texas School to Watch”!!!

To re-certify, schools demonstrate that high-performing middle grades schools have a clear focus on academic growth and achievement. They also recognize the importance of meeting the needs of all of their students and ensuring that each and every child has access to a rigorous, high-quality education. The state of Texas is proud to have these …

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Top 10 Most Selective HISD Schools

HOUSTON – Getting into HISD’s top magnet schools is often harder than getting into Harvard. An academic research firm called General Academics here in Houston crunched the numbers and found roughly 45,000 non-zoned students applied for less than 20,000 spots. Top 10 Most Selective HISD Schools Overall: Twain Elementary Roberts Elementary Poe Elementary Horn Elementary …

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