Cynthia Ann Parker Elementary is a nationally recognized music magnet school in Houston Independent School District. On March 23, 2019, the Advanced Chorus of fourth and fifth graders, directed by Marianna Parnas-Simpson, performed at the American Music Festival Bluebonnet Classic at the Lila Cockrell Theater in San Antonio, Texas. Competing directly with nine high school choruses, Parker Elementary was judged Best in Texas, the top honor.

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