The Children's Defense Fund Beat the Odds program honors outstanding high schools students who have overcome tremendous adversity, demonstrated academic excellence and given back to their communities. Started in 1990, the program identifies and rewards young people who have experienced significant hardship in their lives and supports and trains them to become future leaders in adulthood. Troy received one of five awards, Wednesday November 16, 2016 in a ceremony at Washington D.C.'s Newseum. View Troy's inspirational video featuring Troy and his Parkside High School teacher, Ms. Shenise Miller.
News and Announcements
Chavez Schools will be open on Wednesday, March 15 with a 2 hour delay.Read more
Due to the inclement weather, Chavez Schools will be closed Tuesday, March 14.Read more
All schools and Administrative Offices are closed Monday, January 16, 2017 in observance of MLK Day. Schools and offices will reopen at its regularly scheduled times Tuesday, January 17, 2017. All schools and Administrative Offices are closed Friday, January 20, 2017 in observance of Inauguration Day. Schools and offices will resume at its regularly scheduled…Read more