- Regional Coordinated Approach to Child Health (CATCH) district. Five elementary schools serve as CATCH demonstration sites: Victor Fields; Christa McAuliffe; Jose Antonio Navarro; Sam Rayburn; Woodrow Wilson.
- Two Middle Schools were awarded the Texas Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance (TAHPERD) Exemplary Criteria (Level 3) for outstanding physical education programs in the state. Schools selected: Abraham Lincoln Middle School and Homer Morris Middle School.
- Home of 2005 Houston Texans Punt, Pass and Kick (Boys 9-10 year olds) State Champion; and, 2006 Houston Texans Punt, Pass and Kick (Girls 9-10 year olds) State Champion
- Home of 2010 TAHPERD State President
Special Projects & Events
- Fuel Up To Play 60 Grand Winners: Theodore Roosevelt Elementary; Homer Morris Middle School; Dr. Rodney Cathey Middle School; and, Memorial High School
- Jump Rope and Hoops for Heart
- Annual Elementary Track Meet
- Elementary Fun Run
- Punt, Pass and Kick Contest
- Physical Education Showcases
- Field Days