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Thursday, December 17th, 2009

School district ponders high school academies

San Marcos CISD Trustees are considering whether to include career academies, specialized fields of study, within San Marcos High School. The board is aiming for a decision in February.

Wednesday, November 18th, 2009

San Marcos CISD receives TEA recognition

San Marcos CISD (SMCISD) was given a total of fifteen Gold Performance Acknowledgements (GPAs) in the updated state accountablility reports, released on Nov. 4 by the Texas Education Agency (TEA.) The district received 12 GPAs in 2008...

Friday, August 14th, 2009

Pathfinder and PRIDE rise as Phoenix

The San Marcos CISD Board of Trustees approved a plan on Aug. 12 to combine two alternative high school programs, PRIDE High School and the Pathfinder Learning Center, into the Phoenix Learning Center. The merger is a...

Thursday, June 11th, 2009

PRIDE High School graduates 32 students

San Marcos CISD PRIDE High School graduated 32 students on June 3 in a ceremony held in the San Marcos High School auditorium.

Friday, May 1st, 2009

PRIDE High School holds spring commencement

San Marcos CISD's PRIDE High School graduated 22 students this spring, with three students receiving $1,000 scholarships for graduating early.

Sunday, February 22nd, 2009

PRIDE High School graduates six

PRIDE High School in the San Marcos CISD graduated six students on Feb. 20.

Wednesday, May 7th, 2008

$2.4 million grant flowing to San Marcos River research, education

The National Science Foundation and the Texas Pioneer Foundation recently awarded Texas State University $2.4 million for aquatic research on the San Marcos River and to promote awareness.

Saturday, May 3rd, 2008

Singing for their supper

Four San Marcos high school seniors receive choir scholarships totaling $120,000.