Houston elementary school students channel inner-MLK

Houston-area elementary school students will channel their inner-MLK Friday in the 20th annual Gardere MLK, Jr., oratory competition.

We will live stream the event from 10am to 11:30am. Twelve fourth- and fifth-grade HISD elementary school finalists will present original speeches addressing the topic, "What would Dr. King say in his campaign speech if he were running for president this year."

Melanie Lawson will be one of the judges.

Below are this year's finalists

    Cam' Ron Dancy- Windsor Village Elementary School
    Ga' Brielle North- MacGregor Elementary School

    Jessie Dozer- Gregg Elementary School
    Mya Carrilllo-Garden Villas Elementary School
    Richard Espinosa-Garza- Cornelius Elementary School
    Brandalyn Thompson-Pleasantville Elementary School
    Samuel Pratt-Thompson Elementary School
    Olutobi Adeyeri- Valley West Elementary School
    Malak Albarguthi-Sutton Elementary School
    Madyson Roland- Wainwright Elementary School
    Morgan Childs- Crespo Elementary School
    Kyle Mosley- Whidby Elementary School
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