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Wednesday, July 6th, 2016

Central Texas schools in line for $1.5M in pre-K funding

by KIAH COLLIER AUSTIN — Texas will divvy up more than $116 million among 578 school districts and charter schools to bolster high-quality pre-kindergarten programs, Education Commissioner Mike Morath announced Tuesday. State lawmakers approved the grant program during last year’s legislative session after Gov. Greg Abbott named early education as his top legislative priority, though some pre-K advocates

Thursday, June 23rd, 2016

Hays High grad earns Annapolis appointment

Gracie Sierra Hough, a Buda resident who graduated Hays High School this spring, will report to the U.S. Naval Academy on June 30.

Monday, May 2nd, 2016

Houston ISD official named San Marcos CISD superintendent finalist

Michael A. Cardona, the chief school officer for Houston ISD, has been named the lone finalist for San Marcos CISD’s superintendent.

Tuesday, January 19th, 2016

Eads agrees to stay put until San Marcos CISD trustees choose new superintendent

Following a 4-3 vote at a special San Marcos CISD board meeting Tuesday evening, Superintendent Mark Eads will stay in his position on an interim basis until trustees hire a replacement later this year.

Friday, January 15th, 2016

San Marcos CISD superintendent names Valadez, Pavia to new leadership positions

Starting this month, Dr. Monica Valadez will serve as the school district’s community liaison and Cynthia Pavia will serve as an De Zavala Elementary assistant principal.

Friday, January 15th, 2016

Updated: Former Round Rock, El Paso superintendents apply for SMCISD interim

Trustees have received a late-hour application for interim superintendent from Hector Montenegro, the former San Marcos CISD school district superintendent who went on to hold top administrative positions at school districts in Dallas, El Paso and San...

Wednesday, January 13th, 2016

Governor names Comal ISD superintendent to lead committee on public school accountability

Gov. Greg Abbott has named Comal ISD Superintendent Andrew Kim as chair of a working committee charged with recommending a new system for student assessment and public schools accountability.

Friday, January 8th, 2016

Video: Hundreds attend candlelight vigil for murdered San Marcos alumna

Friends mourned San Marcos area native Sara Mutschlechner’s death — and celebrated her life — with a candlelight vigil on Thursday following her funeral. The 20-year-old University of North Texas undergraduate was gunned down in her car...

Wednesday, January 6th, 2016

Perez says he’s out of the running for San Marcos CISD superintendent

Retired San Antonio school district chief Sylvester J. Perez withdrew his name from consideration for San Marcos CISD interim superintendent on Tuesday, the morning after trustees declined to choose between three finalists for the position.

Monday, January 4th, 2016

San Marcos CISD trustees make no decision on interim superintendent

After meeting for nearly five hours in executive session, San Marcos Consolidated Independent School District trustees adjourned a special meeting Monday evening without naming an interim superintendent.

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