Posted Date: 09/11/2019
Patricia Hinojosa, Associate Principal of Lyndon B Johnson High School – Ninth Grade Campus in Laredo, Texas, has been selected to represent the Texas Association of Secondary School Principals as a Region One Outstanding Assistant Principal of the Year. TASSP recognizes outstanding principals and assistant principals from the twenty region Education Service Centers in the state. School administrators are nominated and chosen by their peers within their regions. Nominations are based upon exemplary performance and outstanding leadership. As a Region One winner, Mrs. Hinojosa is eligible to compete for the state title of Texas Principal (or Assistant Principal) of the Year.
Patricia Hinojosa has been a member of the leadership team at Lyndon B Johnson High School since 2012. She attended Texas State University and earned a bachelor's degree in Business Administration. In addition, she attended Texas A & M International University and was awarded a Master of Education in Education Administration. Mrs. Hinojosa sees herself as being a risk-taker, a visionary, and leader of learners.
United ISD Superintendent Roberto J. Santos stated, “Mrs. Hinojosa is a major asset to our district and our students as both an Associate Principal and educator. I would like to commend Mrs. Hinojosa for making education her top priority. Congratulations, Mrs. Hinojosa, on garnering such an esteemed honor.”
Mrs. Hinojosa, along with the winners from other regions, will be recognized during the Josten’s Night of the Stars Awards Dinner on Tuesday, June 9, 2020, at the Hilton Anatole Dallas Hotel. Each honoree will be presented with an award and recognized in a commemorative book entitled Texas Principals, Texas Heroes. The TASSP Summer Workshop will be held June 10-12, 2020, at the Hilton Anatole Dallas Hotel.