Congratulations! Trinidad Garza Early College H S At Mountain View has been nominated by Texas to join the esteemed community of National Blue Ribbon Schools. The Commissioner of the Texas Education Agency nominated the school to the U. S. Department of Education.
At the Hart Global Leaders Forum 2014 Colin Powell (retired U.S. Army four star general) spoke with Garza ECHS students about developing themselves into the best that they can be through commitment to excellence and education. Mr. Powell has held positions as Commander of the U.S. Army Forces Command, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, National Security Advisor, and U.S. Secretary of State. Monique Flores had the opportunity to pose a question to General Powell as seen in the video. Our group took a group picture during the break for lunch: Mr. Kuykendall Enrique Granados, Monique Flores, and Leah Rodriguez.
Six Dallas ISD schools each sent two teams of five female students to the 9th annual CREW (Commercial Real Estate Women) Careers Building Opportunities competition on Friday, November 8.
Hugo Duran has been selected to attend the NASA Aerospace program in Houston, Texas this summer. He will study mathematics, science, engineering and computer science by interacting with engineers at NASA's Johnson Space Center. The project includes preliminary interactive Web-based activities, distance learning and a residential experience during the summer at JSC. From across the state of Texas, students are selected to participate by their state legislator through a competitive process. Selected students are currently in their junior year of high school (rising seniors) with an interest and aptitude for mathematics, science, engineering or computer science.