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Friday, July 29th, 2011

The List: Do San Marcos schools measure up?

The Texas Education Agency on Friday released school accountability ratings based on student performance on the Texas Assessment of Knowledge and Skills. Four elementary schools in San Marcos earned Recognized ratings but for two of those, it was a downgrade from Exemplary.

Friday, July 29th, 2011

The List: Do San Marcos schools measure up?

The Texas Education Agency on Friday released school accountability ratings based on student performance on the Texas Assessment of Knowledge and Skills. Four elementary schools in San Marcos earned Recognized ratings but for two of those, it...

Friday, August 6th, 2010

TEA ratings raise grade for Hays CISD schools, but not district

The Texas Education Agency (TEA) recently confirmed Hays CISD projections that 14 of the district's 19 campuses received an "exemplary" or "recognized" rating on for the Texas Assessment of Knowledge and Skills (TAKS) tests. Overall, however, the...

Wednesday, July 14th, 2010

Hays CISD schools receive Energy Star

A dozen schools in Hays CISD were recently awarded the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Energy Star in recognition of their energy efficiency.

Tuesday, May 4th, 2010

Hays CISD hires three principals

Hays CISD trustees hired principals for Lehman High School, Academy High School and Dahlstrom Middle School this week.

Tuesday, December 22nd, 2009

Hays CISD plans 'Education – Go Get It Week'

Hays CISD's Education - Go Get It Week is full of events to inspire and educate students about the value of post secondary education.

Monday, October 26th, 2009

Hays CISD has remaining dates for flu vaccine

The seasonal flu vaccine is now available for uninsured or under-insured students and their siblings in Hays CISD.

Tuesday, May 5th, 2009

Hays CISD honors its Teachers of the Year

Hays Consolidated Independent School District's Teachers of the Year will be treated to a luncheon on Wednesday at the Onion Creek Country Club, hosted by the Hays CISD Education Foundation.

Wednesday, February 4th, 2009

Fire evacuates two Hays CISD schools

A fire Wednesday at Academy High School in Hays CISD caused the evacuations of that school and Hays High School.

Thursday, June 19th, 2008

Hays CISD Blog: District changes names of two schools

Hays CISD trustees agreed to change the names of two schools Monday night while also allowing their bond advisors to time $86.7 million in new bonding authority for maximum effect.

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