Texas Land Commissioner George P. Bush visits PSJA ISD
PHARR - Texas Land Commissioner George P. Bush visitedwithPharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD (PSJA ISD)district leadership and student body representatives atPSJA T. Jefferson T-STEM Early College High Schoolon Friday, June 4,2021.
As part of his visit, Commissioner Bush met with district leadership and spoke to students aboutpublic education andtheimpact theTexas Land Commission’shas onpublic schools.Healsocommended the school district for efforts during the COVID-19 pandemic.
“Texas is the place where you can go and achieve your dreams as you see fit,” saidCommissionerBush. “I am proud and privileged to be here at one of Texas’ best education facilities.”
Among those attending the event included PSJA School Board of Trustees, Cabinet, Senior Staff, Principals, and staff members from various frontline departments such as Health Services, Child Nutrition, Maintenance, and Security, to name a few.
PSJA School Board President Jorge Zambrano thanked Commissioner Bush for taking time to visit the school district on students’ last day of school for the 2020-2021 school year.
“We appreciate your continued support,” saidPresidentZambrano. “Thank you for keeping education a priority and thinking of PSJA.”
For Carman Elementary 5thgrade studentJordan Muñoz, getting to hear from Commissioner Bush was a special experience.
“It was informational,he shared stories and about the people helping us around here,” said Muñoz. “It’s super cool. He is an elected official for the state and related to two Presidents.”