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Thursday, February 9th, 2012

San Marcos trustees adopt pilot math curriculum for Miller

After much debate, San Marcos CISD trustees voted last month to adopt a math program intended get students learning algebra in eighth grade. Traditionally, elementary and middle school students are not taught algebra and the Texas Education Agency does not mandate schools teach the subject until high school.

Friday, December 4th, 2009

The Weekend: 7 choirs singin', 6 groups a-dancin' …

If you can't find anything to do around San Marcos this weekend, you are living in one of those sensory isolation boxes, tell you what.

Monday, September 21st, 2009

Carino's surprises students with donations

Carino's Italian Restaurants partnered with three San Marcos CISD elementary schools, Crockett Elementary, DeZavala Elementary and Travis Elementary, in the Stuff the Backpack drive in August. The program provides necessary supplies to help students and teachers get...