Parker Elementary School Chorus, Marianna Parnas-Simpson, Chorus Director, has just been named the National Finalist in the Youth Division of the 2019-2020 American Prize National Competitions in the Performing Arts.
Paker Elementary opens its new building's doors for the first time.
Chavis Mitchell, Principal
Mr. Chavis Mitchell has been selected as the new principal of Parker Elementary School. Mitchell has served as a teacher, teacher development specialist and assistant principal at Anderson Elementary School. As a highly effective teacher, he was selected to serve on HISD’s Teacher Advisory Council for Career Pathways and Compensation and under HISD’s Transformational School Initiative, he provided coaching, mentoring, and teacher development support for more than 40 campuses. He holds a bachelor’s degree in political science from Southern University A&M, and a master’s in public administration from Texas Southern University.
Would you like a sneak peak of what is happening at PEMM (Parker Elementary Music Magnet)?
Every Thursday starting @9:00 am
Tour offerings from November 17 – January 26
No appointment necessary. Stop by to learn more about our music and academic programs!
The Choice is Yours - Parker Elementary
Important General Information
Arrival and Dismissal Locations: This year, we will resume our standard arrival and dismissal protocol and locations. Please read the attached traffic bulletin for details.
Safety Measures against COVID-19: As we prepare for the coming school year, Parker Elementary is working to ensure a safe return to in-person learning. With that in mind, please make note of the following protocols that will remain in place for the start of the school year:
More detailed information will be shared in the upcoming weeks regarding specific updates and potential changes to the opening of school. Parker Elementary will continue to follow guidance from HISD Health and Medical Services, as well as the Communicable Disease plan.
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM HISD School Choice Fairs
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Parent Organization Expo
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM Parent University Graduation Ceremony