Chavez High School

  • Blogs

    July 1, 2014

    The Super Houston Mixtape Tuesday Column

    We're at the midpoint of the year of our Houston Rap Lord two thousand-fourteen. In that short span, we've seen BeatKing topple buildings and get Nicki Minaj's attention, Doughbeezy's slow fury wreak havoc all over the country, two radio stations viciously vie for listeners, DeLorean arming himself ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 24, 2014

    Program Honors HISD Students On the Road to an Ivy Education

    Felipe Guillen, a Chavez High School student, told a crowd Tuesday night about the struggles his mother and father went through. His Mexican parents had to work, so they couldn't pursue their education. They sacrificed being in their homeland while their son pursued his education. At one point, figh ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 3, 2013

    Suspect Allegedly Took HISD Officer's Gun (Doubtful He'll be Let Off With a Warning Now)

    A traffic stop turned stupid when a suspect apparently decided that it was a good idea to try and take an HISD police officer's gun on Wednesday morning. The incident happened about 8:30 a.m. when an officer made a traffic stop near Chavez High School. We've all had traffic stops before (except f ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 22, 2013

    Chavez High Students Ready To Tear Up The Texas Mile With Their 561-HP GTO

    High school kids with a car that can bomb away at 180 or so mph? Sounds like a recipe for disaster. Instead it's a learning experience that's turning out to be a fun ride with no end in sight. This weekend, the 10th annual Texas Mile competition will play host to an extremely competitive field of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 20, 2006

    Ringing Bell

    Chris Bell ain't lookin' for trouble. We recently chatted with Independent gubernatorial candidate/big-black-hat-wearin' Kinky Friedman about his environmental tour, which featured a Houston stop. Well, Democratic candidate/longtime politico Chris Bell has also been on the road this week for an e ... More >>

  • News

    August 5, 2004

    ¡Viva H-town!

    Latinos come to the fore in this year's music awards

  • Music

    July 22, 2004

    Music Awards Survey

    A rundown of every act on this year's bill

  • News

    April 18, 2002

    Going off the Rails

    A proposed line into the Bayport Industrial District has residents from Clear Lake to the East End vowing to stop the "toxic train" in its tracks

  • News

    September 28, 2000

    Going Public

    Everybody knows that HISD is supposed to be second-rate. So why are private school kids defecting back to the district that nobody wanted?