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Rosina Valle

Friday, September 16th, 2011

Hispanic culture center hosts Saturday celebration

A nonprofit Hispanic culture organization based in San Marcos will celebrate its first anniversary alongside Diez y Seis de Septiembre festivities.

Tuesday, July 20th, 2010

July proclaimed Early Literacy Month in San Marcos

July was proclaimed "Early Literacy Month" by the City of San Marcos in recognition and support of the organizations that have initiated a book drive to collect books for 1,700 area children.

Thursday, May 13th, 2010

San Marcos CISD volunteers honored

Celebrating National Volunteer Month, San Marcos CISD recently honored its volunteers at a ceremony with the board of trustees.

Wednesday, September 30th, 2009

San Marcos CISD 'sweeps' for dropouts

San Marcos CISD administrators, professionals and paraprofessionals are going out in teams to visit with student drop-outs in their homes. They offer a variety of options for the students to complete their high school diploma work.

Thursday, June 25th, 2009

July named early literacy month

San Marcos Mayor Susan Narvaiz recently issued a proclamation naming July as "Early Literacy Month," in support of the "Success by 6" (SB6) initiative and book drive.

Thursday, March 26th, 2009

SMEF gets $2,500 donation

The San Marcos Education Foundation (SMEF) recently received a $2,500 check from Sam's Club.

Sunday, March 8th, 2009

SMEF Foundation honored by city

The San Marcos Education Foundation was recently honored with a ceremony in city hall.

Thursday, May 15th, 2008

State legislator, a San Marcos native, to keynote academic banquet

Veronica Gonzales, who graduated from San Marcos High School and Texas State, will speak this weekend at the San Marcos Education Foundation's annual Academic Recognition Banquet.