Stafford MSD to close on Friday for funeral
Stafford MSD will be closed on Friday, May 6 in observance of head baseball coach Michael Mesa’s funeral and viewing.
Here is an official statement from Stafford MSD Superintendent Dr. Robert Bostic:
“With respect to students, athletes, colleagues, friends and most importantly, the Mesa Family, we have decided to close the district on Friday, May 6, 2016. We want to allow the community the opportunity to mourn and celebrate the life of Coach Mesa, without obstacle. This decision was made in full compliance with the Texas Education Agency and the Board of Trustees whom we thank for their empathy and understanding. We are grateful that the entire SMSD Community has pulled together and shown strength and resolve in the wake of this tragedy.”
The funeral for Stafford High head baseball coach Michael Mesa will be held at noon on Friday, May 6, at the Stafford Centre, 10505 Cash Road, in Stafford.