In the aftermath of Hurricane Beryl across our area, Lamar CISD is canceling all summer school classes, programs, extracurricular activities, and practices scheduled for Wednesday, July 10 and Thursday, July 11. All locations will remain closed to students and staff on Wednesday, July 10, and Thursday, July 11. This closure will allow our maintenance teams to work efficiently and without interruptions, ensuring our schools are safe. We will welcome all staff and students on Monday, July 15.

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Valedictorian and Salutatorian for Lamar Consolidated High School Class of 2017

May 17, 2017 | Community Relations
orakwue  Chelsea Kalkomey
Chimoma Orakwue                      Chelsea Kalkomey

Chimoma Orakwue is the Valedictorian for the Class of 2017 at Lamar Consolidated High School. She is the daughter of Alexander and Maryrose Orakwue.

While at Lamar Consolidated, she was active in Interact Service Club, the National Honor Society, the Criminal Justice Association, Student Council, the National Technical Society, UIL and Leadership High School.

She will attend the University of North Texas and study business.


Chelsea Kalkomey is the Salutatorian for the Class of 2017 at Lamar Consolidated High School. She is the daughter of Chris and Martha Kalkomey.

While at Lamar Consolidated, Chelsea was in the Mustang Band, played volleyball, took a mission trip to Africa and competed in UIL Science.

She will attend the University of Texas at Dallas, studying biology. She plans to go to medical school.

Graduation exercises for the Lamar Consolidated High School Class of 2017 will be May 27 at 2:30 p.m. in the Merrell Center, 6301 S. Stadium Lane in Katy.