Conroe ISD is currently soliciting nominations for the naming of three of its schools. The schools are as follows:
- Conroe High School Ninth Grade Campus (to be located at the current Peet Junior High School);
- A new Conroe High School feeder zone junior high school (replacing the current Peet Junior High School location*); and
- A new elementary school in the Oak Ridge High School feeder zone.
*The building that currently houses Peet Junior High School will be the location of the Conroe High School Ninth Grade Campus. Peet Junior High School will move to the new location on Longmire Road.
Conroe ISD Board Policy CW (Local) requires that schools and facilities shall be named according to the following guidelines:
1. Nominations for school names may be made in writing by the general public. The administration shall solicit such nominations from the public by appropriate means, such as news media, public announcements, notices, etc. The nominations must state the reasons for the suggested name.
2. High schools shall be named after geographical areas.
3. Junior high schools, intermediate schools, elementary schools, and other District facilities may be named after:
- Geographical areas;
- Prominent persons or public officials who have served the District or community with distinction;
- Persons who have gained recognition in education or the arts;
- National or state heroes, whose names lend prestige and status to an institution of learning and whose lives and achievements serve as a positive role model for the students who will attend the particular school; and
- Persons donating land or money for the facility.
4. The administration shall submit the nominations for school names received from the public to the Board of Trustees. The Board may solicit additional nominations from citizens within the community in accordance with this policy.
Nomination Acceptance will end on Friday, October 12, 2012 at 4 p.m.
Submit Nomination and State Reasons for Suggested Names.
Conroe High School Ninth Grade Campus
Replacement Junior High School (Peet Junior High School) in Conroe High School Feeder Zone
Elementary in Oak Ridge High School Feeder