Law Mission Statement:
Our mission at Law Elementary School is to help every student achieve at a higher level through rigorous instructional practices, while engaging the whole child. Law Elementary is the BEST STEM Magnet School in the Sunnyside area for PK-5th grade students because we specialize in the following:
- Dual language instruction and GT identification beginning at the PK level.
- Synthesizing technology and math to be incorporated with robotics.
- Implementation of daily leveled reading and math intervention groups.
- Promoting a welcoming and safe environment where students want to grow and learn.
Law Elementary provides a school wide Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (S.T.E.M.) program that sets challenging expectations for academic performance. Students are provided opportunities to engage in rigorous lessons using scientific-based curriculum and hands-on experiences.
The History of James H. Law Elementary School
James H. Law served HISD for 29 years as a popular athletics director and coach at various schools, as a founder of the Principal's and Classroom Teacher's Association of Houston, and finally as assistant principal of Phillis Wheatley High School. The campus that honors his memory opened the year Law died, 1966.