• Listen & Learn: A conversation with Superintendent Millard House II

A special message from Superintendent Millard House II

  • Dear HISD Community:

    Millard House II

    When I started my time with the Houston Independent School District, it was important to me that I get to know the community. For the past two months, I've been visiting campuses and facilities across the district—almost daily—to get a feel for what this district provides and where it needs to go in the future.

    Now I'm preparing to take the next step in that journey with a series of town hall meetings. For the next several weeks, I am going to hold the Listen & Learn discussions at locations across HISD. The primary focus of these meetings is not my ideas on how to move this district forward, but rather a chance for me to do exactly what the name suggests—listen and learn.

    It is essential that we listen to you—the parents and community of HISD—about what direction this district should take. From the beginning, I have said that I want to work authentically with people and organizations who have traditionally been left out of the shared leadership of HISD. I want to create a place at the table for everyone who wants or needs to be heard.

    Together, we will work to support everyone's interests on behalf of students and prove that all voices matter in finding ways to make a meaningful difference. You are the first step in creating a plan for HISD, and I hope you can be a part of it.

    On this page, you'll find a list of the meetings we will be hosting—both in-person and virtually—throughout the next few weeks. I hope that you can attend one of these meetings so we can all listen and learn from one another.

    The meetings will be held at the locations and times listed on this page.

    In accordance with district health and safety protocols, social distancing will be observed, and masks will be required at all times during the town hall meetings.


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    Millard House II
    HISD Superintendent

  • 9/20/21 | 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
    Virtual Meeting
    9/21/21 | 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
    Yates HS
    3650 Alabama St, 77004
    Trustee Patricia Allen
    District IV
    9/22/21 | 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
    Heights HS
    413 East 13th St, 77008
    Trustee Elizabeth Santos
    District I
    9/23/21 | 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
    8501 Howard, 77017
    Trustee Daniela Hernandez
    District III
    9/27/21 | 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
    Carnegie Vanguard HS
    1501 Taft, 77019
    Trustee Judith Cruz
    District VIII
    9/28/21 | 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
    Westbury HS
    11911 Chimney Rock, 77035
    Trustee Myrna Guidry
    District IX
    9/30/21 | 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
    Bellaire HS
    5100 Maple, Bellaire, TX 77401
    Trustee Sue Deigaard
    District V
    10/01/21 | 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
    Sharpstown HS
    7504 Bissonnet, 77074
    Trustee Holly Maria Flynn Vilaseca
    District VI
    10/04/21 | 5:30-6:30 p.m.
    Lamar HS
    3325 Westheimer, 77098
    Trustee Anne Sung
    District VII
    10/06/21 | 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
    Washington HS
    4204 Yale, 77018
    Trustee Kathy Blueford-Daniels
    District II
    10/08/21 | 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
    Special Education Parents
    Hattie Mae White ESC
    Board Auditorium
    4400 West 18th St., 77092
    10/19/21 | 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
    Madison HS
    13719 White Heather, 77045
    Trustee Myrna Guidry
    District IX
    10/25/21 | 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
    North Forest HS
    10726 Mesa, 77078
    Trustee Kathy Blueford-Daniels
    District II
    10/28/21 | 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
    Wheatley HS
    4801 Providence, 77020
    Trustee Kathy Blueford-Daniels
    District II

    NOTE: Dates and times are subject to change. Please check back for updates.

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