From the Austin ISD web site:
June 28, 2012
Austin, TX—Today, U.S Congressman Lamar Smith congratulated O. Henry Middle school staff members for being named a 2012 School to Watch by the National Forum to Accelerate Middle-Grades Reform. The staff members were in Washington, D.C. for the National Forum’s 8th annual Schools to Watch conference.
“The principal and staff members at O. Henry Middle school deserve our appreciation and gratitude for their extraordinary efforts on behalf of our children,” Congressman Smith said. “I hope that O. Henry continues to serve as a shining example of how talented teachers and engaged administrators can shape the minds and futures of America’s children.”
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