H.R. No. 913
         WHEREAS, L. V. Berkner High School in Richardson has earned
  national recognition for establishing a learning community that
  stimulates intellectual engagement and academic achievement; and
         WHEREAS, The recipient of a number of prestigious honors,
  Berkner High has been named a U.S. Department of Education Blue
  Ribbon School and a National Center for Education Achievement
  Higher Performing School, and been honored by Newsweek and the
  Washington Post as a Top U.S. High School; and
         WHEREAS, Berkner High has also been chosen by Advancement Via
  Individual Determination (AVID) as a National Demonstration Site,
  and its debate team earned runner-up status nationally; on the
  state level, this notable institution has earned the titles of
  Texas Education Agency Recognized School, Texas Education Agency
  Best Practices Clearinghouse School, and Texas Monthly Best Public
  School; and
         WHEREAS, These significant accomplishments are a testament
  to the rigorous scholastic standards and exceptional opportunities
  that characterize Berkner High School, and they are a source of
  justifiable pride to principal Ron Griffen and all those associated
  with the school; now, therefore, be it
         RESOLVED, That the House of Representatives of the 83rd Texas
  Legislature hereby honor the administration and faculty of L. V.
  Berkner High School for their commitment to excellence in education
  and extend to them sincere best wishes for continued success with
  their important work; and, be it further
         RESOLVED, That an official copy of this resolution be
  prepared for the school as an expression of high regard by the Texas
  House of Representatives.
  Speaker of the House     
         I certify that H.R. No. 913 was adopted by the House on March
  27, 2013, by a non-record vote.
  Chief Clerk of the House