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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 28th, 2010

Cecil Clark is subject of new 'Voices of Hays County'

The latest oral history documentary from the Hays County Historical Commission (HCHC) features Cecil Clark, a Buda area resident for almost a century.

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.

Monday, March 9th, 2009

Hays CISD schedules events for March 28

Hays CISD is putting on two events for March 28 - a job fair for positions with the school district, and a behavior fair at Buda Elementary School.

Tuesday, October 28th, 2008

Hays CISD Channel: Nine schools receive ‘gold performance’ marks from TEA

Nine Hays CISD campuses received Gold Performance Acknowledgements from the Texas Education Agency for achievements other than those used to determine accountability to the state.

Tuesday, October 7th, 2008

Hays CISD Channel: Election time brings related studies

With the election season comes a more hands-on style of teaching students about the political process.

Tuesday, July 22nd, 2008

Hays County Blog: Barton schedules ‘town meeting’ in Buda

Hays County Precinct 2 Commissioner Jeff Barton has scheduled a Saturday morning town meeting to discuss county issues with his constituents from the Buda-Kyle area.

Thursday, June 5th, 2008

Hays CISD Channel:
District improves
preliminary TAKS scores

Hays CISD registered improvement for all student subgroups in preliminary results from the latest Texas Assessment of Knowledge and Skills.

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