Welcome to our wonderful school! In this website you will find useful information about the academic and extra-curricular programs we offer. You will also find our campus and district handbooks, parental involvement information, and much more. Please read and embrace our school mission that is noted below. We appreciate the opportunity to carry-out our mission and kindly thank you for visiting our website.
Dr. Jill Brooks, Principal
Jenard M. Gross Elementary School
2013 TEA Accountability Rating: MET STANDARD
(1) ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT IN READING/ELA
(2) TOP 25 PERCENT STUDENT PROGRESS
The mission at Jenard Gross Elementary School is to equip college bound 21st century learners and to foster a safe nurturing school environment that is conducive to all types of learners. Learners will become productive citizens in a technological society as emphasis will be placed on all subjects. All students can learn and will be supported with family, community, and business partnerships in order to enhance student success and high self-expectations.
Jenard Gross Elementary is the best neighborhood elementary school in the far Southwest area of Houston for minority and non-minority students because we focus on rigorous reading and math instruction and provide exposure to extra-curricular activities in a stimulating environment that fosters intellectual, social, emotional, and cultural development of diverse learners in a technological society.