Board of trustees secretary Lance Botkin joined 34 other Texas school board members in McAllen as part of the Leadership TASB class of 2017.
Ninety seniors received their associate degree from ACC and an additional 38 students were recognized for having 30-plus college credit hours.
Over 380 students were recognized for one to four years of straight A's.
The three high schools will hold graduation ceremonies at NRG Stadium.
Annual gala benefits Innovative Teaching Grants Program.
Pearland Junior High East won Best Play and Best Technical Crew for William Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream."
Four DHS and five TCCHS students will attend American Legion Boys and Auxiliary Girls State this summer in Austin and Seguin, respectively.