Mr. Rupak Gandhi is the current Principal of Sam Houston MSTC High School. Prior to joining Sam Houston MSTC, he served as the Principal of Neff Elementary School in H.I.S.D for two years. Before Neff, he served as an Assistant Principal at Lee High School.Mr. Gandhi began his educational career in 2007 as a special education resource teacher at Coop Elementary as a Teach for America Corps Member and is excited to be at Sam where he will get to see many of the students he taught at Coop graduate over the next few years! Mr. Gandhi holds a bachelor’s degree in political science from Texas A&M University and earned a master’s degree in special education from Grand Canyon University in Phoenix, Arizona.
Welcome to the Sam Houston M.S.T.C. website, home of the Tigers! As I begin my first year as the Principal of Sam Houston Math, Science, and Technology Center, I am enthused and deeply committed to benefiting the lives of all of our students. We will accomplish this by setting high academic expectations for all children and providing supportive systems to assure they are met. Through our relentless efforts growing school culture, setting high expectations and engaging parents and the community, we plan to ensure all Sam Houston MSTC Tigers graduate prepared for schools of higher institutions or are career ready.
Our staff is a family here at Sam Houston MSTC, and we will work collaboratively as a family to ensure that all our students are successful. We hope this website provides you with all the information you need about our school and gives you an opportunity to learn about all the programs from which our students can be involved at Sam Houston MSTC. Whether it be athletics, music, drama, student leadership, community volunteerism or any other school activities and clubs, we take pride in all of our Tigers and are here to support their academic and social growth. Your involvement, partnership and support are greatly appreciated during the school year as we work to build and maintain our programs, but please don’t limit it to just this website and email. Join the Sam Houston MSTC community on Facebook, Instagram and follow us on twitter! Most importantly, come visit us here at Sam and know that we are always here to work with you for the betterment of our students and community. Please feel free to contact me or any member of our Sam Houston MSTC family anytime. Thank you!