Vision and Mission


SOMS Vision Statement

To empower students to

explore possibilities,

fulfill potential,

and achieve success.



Mission Statement

To provide innovative and

individualized instruction

with high expectations for

all students through

continuous improvement,

caring relationships, and

mutual respect.

Events and Information


Summer Reading List!

All 8th graders moving into high school have required summer reading. Please click on the list above to see the options and choices for your summer reading book(s)!

Congratulations to Edith Lewis, our 2016-2017 Teacher of the Year!


Have a wonderful and restful summer! We'll see all our Panthers in August!

District Information

2016 Letter to SBISD Taxpayers

Click here to see how the Robin Hood program impacts SBISD

Click here to see the 2015-2016 SOMS School Report Card


Employee of the Month - May

John Vargas

Student of the Month - May

Jasmine Lopez

  • School Messenger - Learn more about this new district-wide app and notification system!
  • Remind - Be sure to sign up for remind so you get important messages from the school

2016-2017 Information

Campus Information:

Serving Grades: 6-8
Campus Principal: Paul Suess

2150 Shadowdale
Houston, TX 77043
Phone: 713-251-4800
Fax: 713-251-4815

Access State Assessment Scores online
(English / Spanish)