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Next Meeting December 16, 2017

Hey, StuCon! There’s going to be a Student Congress meeting on December 16th. It will be held at the Hattie Mae White Building (4400 West 18th Street, 77092) from 10 A.M. to 1 P.M. We’re a District-wide student-run organization, aiming to act as a bridge between students concerned about issues in their schools and the […]

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“Our Shared Future” Summit Commitments

“Our Shared Future”: 2016 Student-Led Education Summit Participant Commitments On August 2nd at the historic Julia Ideson Library, the Houston ISD Student Congress hosted the “Our Shared Future”: 2016 Student-Led Education Summit with nearly 50 round-table panelists and more than 60 audience members. These panelists included five state representatives and senators; seven business leaders; four […]

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State of the Schools 2016

On Thursday, March 3, the following students represented the Student Congress at the State of the Schools at the Hilton Americas downtown. In other words, our students were invited to one of HISD’s most important luncheons along with 2,000 educators, business leaders, and community supporters. Thanks to the following people who came and represented their district: […]

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StuCon Radio: Faculty

DearHISD.org should be coming up soon I hear. But StuCon Radio is still running strong! Check out the second episode of the year! Go to http://kpft.org/archive/ Search “Letters and Politics” Find the one that says “Thursday, March 3, 2016 4:30 pm” Click to Play/Download the MP3! 3/3/16 4:30 pm Dylan Anderson (Carnegie, 2017), Sean Atar (Energy, […]

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StuCon Radio: Arts Programs

DearHISD.org should be coming up soon I hear. But StuCon Radio is still running strong! Check out the second episode of the year! Go to http://kpft.org/archive/ Search “Letters and Politics” Find the one that says “Thursday, February 4, 2016 4:30 pm” Click to Play/Download the MP3! 2/4/16 4:30 pm Our very own Isabella Jarosz interviews Savanna […]

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New Leadership Structure

Time for a change, right? At the Cabinet Workshop in December 2015, the HISD Student Congress Cabinet revamped the entire organizational structure of the Congress. Everyone agreed that the old structure obstructed good communication and efficiency. With this new structure, we’ve fixed those things and more. Thanks to the lovely Autumn Caraway for creating this […]

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StuCon Radio: Second Semester

Sorry, but I’m still trying to embed audio files on this site with our current subscription. Until I figure out how to do this, here’s how you can get to the StuCon Radio Show on 90.1 KPFT. Go to http://kpft.org/archive/ Search “Letters and Politics” Find the one that says “Thursday, January 14, 2016 4:30 pm” Click […]

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Opening Session

The Student Congress Opening session was on September 12th. Over 60 students from 20 schools came, and we had a fantastic time brainstorming and discussing issues in our schools. Check out the full meeting recap here.

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Opening Session Agenda.

The Student Congress is having its opening session Saturday, September 12th. The agenda is posted below, and if you’re interested, RSVP here. Can’t make it but still interested? Sign up for our mailing list to receive notifications of future meetings. Hope to see you there!  

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Meeting at East Early College

On a wonderfully rainy and miserable morning, a group of teenagers roamed the halls of East Early College High School for the second-to-last Student Congress meeting of the year. And after some bragging about the Austin trip (TL;DR: 100 PEOPLE + TALKING W/ LEGISLATORS + PICTURES+ STUDENT-RUN STUDENT-LED POWER) and the Student Code of Conduct […]

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