For almost 60 Years, Rucker Elementary has educated the children of Southeast Houston. The original school was built in 1953. The school was remodeled and a new building was added for the 2007 School Year. The school is named for art educator, Pearl Rucker. Rucker’s mascot is the Roadrunner. Over 600 students come to Rucker everyday to receive a quality education and make life-long friends. At Rucker, we value safety, respect and hard work.