CONGRESSWOMAN SHEILA JACKSON LEE, CONGRESSMAN RUBEN HINOJOSA, AND U.S. EDUCATION SECRETARY ARNE DUNCAN HOSTS COMMUNITY EDUCATION FORUM AND VISIT JACK YATES HIGH SCHOOL FRIDAY TO MEET WITH STUDENTS AND CHAMPION BASKETBALL TEAM
Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee, U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan, and Congressman Ruben Hinojosa will host a community education forum Friday at the Harris County Department of Education. Later, Congresswoman Jackson Lee and Education Secretary Arne Duncan will visit Jack Yates High School to meet with the school’s outstanding students and the Jack Yates Lions, the state basketball champions. The Jack Yates Lions are the number one high school basketball team in the nation as ranked by USA TODAY. “I’m excited that U.S. Education Secretary Duncan is coming to visit a school with a ‘yes I can’ attitude that builds character in academics and sports,” said Congresswoman Jackson Lee.
HARRIS COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
AUDITORIUM, RONALD REAGAN BUILDING,
6300 IRVINGTON BLVD., HOUSTON
WHEN: 12:30-1:30 p.m.
JACK YATES HIGH SCHOOL
3703 SAMPSON ST.
HOUSTON, TEXAS 77004