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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...

Monday, October 11th, 2010

San Marcos CISD celebrates custodian and maintenance workers

San Marcos CISD campus custodians and maintenance workers were honored this month in observance of Custodian and Maintenance Appreciation Day.

Tuesday, October 5th, 2010

Lions Clubs help with San Marcos CISD eye and hearing tests

Elementary school students in San Marcos CISD are having their vision and hearing tested, thanks to the help of the local Lions Clubs. The screenings are coming up for students at Bowie Elementary School, Crockett Elementary School...

Wednesday, June 2nd, 2010

San Marcos CISD honors retirees

Thirteen San Marcos CISD employees have recently retired or are retiring at the end of the 2010 school year. Before the start of the San Marcos CISD school board meeting at Miller Middle School last month, the...

Friday, June 26th, 2009

Third grade class helps animal shelter

A third grade class at DeZavala Elementary School chose the San Marcos Animal Shelter as its community project before the school year ended

Monday, June 8th, 2009

Tanger Outlets make donations to area schools

Tanger Outlet Malls recently donated $1,000 to Goodnight Junior High, DeZavala Elementary School, Miller Junior High and San Marcos High School.

Monday, June 1st, 2009

American Heart Association thanks SMCISD coaches

San Marcos CISD elementary school coaches were recently recognized by the American Heart Association for their fundraising efforts. The schools have raised $306,000 in the past 20 years for heart research.

Wednesday, February 18th, 2009

New speed limits okayed for Texas 123

The speed limit will be lowered on one stretch of Texas 123 and raised on another as per the recommendation of a Texas Department of Transportation traffic analysis prompted by the opening of the new Bowie Elementary...

Tuesday, May 27th, 2008

From San Marcos CISD: TAKS scores generally rise according to preliminary results

IN THE SAN MARCOS CISD CHANNEL: San Marcos school district officials say preliminary TAKS scores indicate a rise in the majority of test scores overall and for various subpopulations.

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