86R35302(12) CJM-D
  By: Lucio III H.R. No. 2096
         WHEREAS, Arianna Douglas has been named salutatorian of the
  Class of 2019 at Veterans Memorial Early College High School in
  Brownsville, and she indeed merits special recognition for
  receiving this significant honor; and
         WHEREAS, Earning the title of salutatorian requires not only
  intellect and aptitude, but also four years of dedication to the
  highest academic standards; in securing her place as one of the two
  top ranking students in her class, Ms. Douglas demonstrated a
  thorough understanding of a wide range of subjects, and her
  attainment of this coveted distinction is the crowning achievement
  of a notable high school career; and
         WHEREAS, In addition to the pride inherent in being
  recognized for her hard work, Ms. Douglas has gained the
  opportunity to address her fellow seniors at commencement and to
  reflect on their shared history as well as their hopes and
  ambitions; and
         WHEREAS, During her years at Veterans Memorial Early College
  High School, Arianna Douglas has earned the respect and admiration
  of both her teachers and classmates, and her exceptional scholastic
  ability and commitment to excellence have opened the way to a bright
  and promising future for this outstanding young Texan; now,
  therefore, be it
         RESOLVED, That the House of Representatives of the 86th Texas
  Legislature hereby congratulate Arianna Douglas on graduating as
  salutatorian of the Veterans Memorial Early College High School
  Class of 2019 and extend to her sincere best wishes for continued
  success as she begins the next exciting chapter of her life; and, be
  it further
         RESOLVED, That an official copy of this resolution be
  prepared for Ms. Douglas as an expression of high regard by the
  Texas House of Representatives.