Jade is the daughter of Jimmy and Melissa Rodriguez. She is the valedictorian for the LHS Class of 2016, graduating with distinguished achievement and high honors. Jade was a member of the golf team for three years. Jade was a cheerleader all four years of high school. Jade was active in FFA for all four years competing in several speaking and judging events. Jade was a member of the Community Problem Solving Team for three years. Her team received Texas At-Large Champion and qualified for international competition her freshman year, and placed Texas Grand Champion and 1st place International in the Health and Human Services Division her sophomore year. Jade was a member of National Honor Society her junior and senior year. She will be attending UCLA in the Fall where she will major in atmospheric oceanic and environmental sciences.