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Friday, January 15th, 2016

Updated: Former Round Rock, El Paso superintendents apply for SMCISD interim

Trustees have received a late-hour application for interim superintendent from Hector Montenegro, the former San Marcos CISD school district superintendent who went on to hold top administrative positions at school districts in Dallas, El Paso and San Diego.

Wednesday, January 6th, 2016

Perez says he’s out of the running for San Marcos CISD superintendent

Retired San Antonio school district chief Sylvester J. Perez withdrew his name from consideration for San Marcos CISD interim superintendent on Tuesday, the morning after trustees declined to choose between three finalists for the position.

Sunday, March 9th, 2014

Q&A: Naomi Narvaiz on her bid for San Marcos CISD trustee

In recent years, Naomi Narvaiz has established herself as a vocal and visible Republican activist while serving as a member of the party’s county and state executive committees. Now she is running for San Marcos CISD Board...

Tuesday, May 14th, 2013

Commentary: Making ‘yes’ really matter

JOHN McGLOTHIN writes, “bond elections have marked peaks in community interest in the schools, but the interest has always waned before we see the real change we need in local education. This is because new buildings do...

Friday, April 26th, 2013

Letter: McCoy says school bonds ‘good for business’

BRIAN McCOY writes, ”Moving forward will be good for business by preparing our students to be more effective in the workplace as well as enticing new businesses and families to locate right here in San Marcos.”

Monday, April 22nd, 2013

Commentary: San Marcos should invest in early education

Studies show that Pre-K and other quality early education programs don’t just make educational sense — they are economic no-brainers.

Wednesday, April 17th, 2013

‘Latin American School’ to be designated state historical landmark

The former Southside School that served Latino children in San Marcos before integration will be designated a state historical landmark.

Tuesday, February 12th, 2013

San Marcos CISD trustees consider $80M bond election

An appointed advisory committee has recommended that trustees ask San Marcos CISD voters in a May election to approve the sale of $80 million in bonds to pay for new, expanded and renovated facilities.

Thursday, May 29th, 2008

Tanger Outlets contributes to Miller, Goodnight junior highs

Michelle Carswell, the Tanger Outlets general manager, presented checks to Goodnight and Miller Junior High Schools as part of the Tanger Bucks project. Goodnight earned a check for $1,205, and Miller Junior High received $5,065.

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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