Cool Schools on KPRC’s Channel 2 and Houston Life, features academic and extracurricular programs, outstanding students, schools, and teachers throughout Houston-area ISDs.
With almost 7,000 votes cast for all of the 12 school districts, Royal ISD is the Cool Schools winner!
Cool Schools Segments
Lamar Consolidated ISD – Cool Schools showcases many programs and successes including athletics, student leadership, space, and more.
Klein ISD – Cool Schools spotlights the Water Warriors initiative after Hurricane Harvey.
Clear Creek ISD – Cool Schools highlights a STEM program and partnership with NASA.
Go Public Gulf Coast, Bob Covey – Cool Schools interviews the president about the importance of public education within our Independent School Districts (ISDs).
Needville ISD – Cool Schools features inspirational teachers and students in a science program, a recycling initiative inspired by Greta Thunberg, and a special message for veterans.
Barbers Hill ISD – Cool Schools features programs that provide hands-on experiences and industry certifications in health sciences, welding, and woodworking.
Cy-Fair ISD – Cool Schools spotlights new and innovative ways students are discovering their future careers.
Sheldon ISD – Cools Schools spotlights how students created a therapeutic toy to help children with cerebral palsy, a 3-D printing lab, and robotics.
Royal ISD – Cool Schools features the many pathways including an early college high school where students graduate with an associate’s degree.
Humble ISD – Cool Schools shines a light on an innovative program that partners with a skate park to help students learn engineering, construction, and design.
Deer Park ISD – Cool Schools features high school students mentoring elementary students as part of a college readiness program.
Angleton ISD – Cool Schools features innovative breakfast programs to ensure students have a healthy start to the day.
Alief ISD – Cool Schools features veterinary sciences program including a pet grooming service open to the public.