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Brenda Butler


Thursday, November 17th, 2011

SMCISD kids win honors for geography posters

In anticipation of Geography Awareness Week (Nov. 13-19), students at six San Marcos CISD elementary schools and one middle school participated in the 2011 Poster Contest sponsored by the Texas Alliance for Geographic Education.

Thursday, December 30th, 2010

Mendez Elementary School participates in National Geography Bee

Students at Mendez Elementary recently participated in the National Geography Bee at the school to determine a winner to go on to further competition in the contest.

Thursday, November 18th, 2010

Mendez acknowledges Geography Awareness Week with poster contest

The students at Irene K. Mendez Elementary School held a poster contest in conjunction with Geography Awareness week. The winning posters will go on to district competition.

Monday, May 24th, 2010

City honors San Marcos CISD Teachers of the Year

The San Marcos City Council recently honored the San Marcos CISD "Teachers of the Year." Each school selected one teacher for the honor.

Monday, May 10th, 2010

Two San Marcos CISD teachers to compete for Texas Teacher of the Year

After a banquet honoring the ten teachers selected by the San Marcos CISD teachers for Texas Teacher of the Year honors, Roxana Heiser of Owen Goodnight Middle School and Brenda Butler of Mendez Elementary School are moving...

Monday, December 21st, 2009

Goodnight and Mendez have spelling bee winners

Goodnight Middle School and Mendez Elementary School recently administered the National Geographic Spelling Bee to determine finalists for the event.

Saturday, October 24th, 2009

Veteran's Day celebration includes screening of two films

The screening of two documentary films about the war in Vietnam will precede the Veteran's Day celebration in San Marcos. The city will have its annual parade and biscuits and gravy breakfast on Nov. 7

Friday, April 17th, 2009

San Marcos to dedicate new cemetary entrance, gate

San Marcos will dedicate a new gate and entrance for its historic city cemetery on April 18.

Tuesday, April 14th, 2009

San Marcos to dedicate cemetery entrance

The San Marcos city council and the cemetery commission will dedicate the new gate and front entrance of the historic San Marcos City Cemetery at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 18.

Tuesday, January 20th, 2009

Hernandez to hold college awareness fair

As the San Marcos CISD tries to develop a college-bound environment, sixth graders at Hernandez Intermediate School are holding a fair for college awareness this Friday.

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