Front row, left to right: Tiffany Juarez,Olivia Gonzales, Latifah Carter. Second row, left to right: Ashley Cooper, Jessica Cardenas, Vanessa Alvarez. Third row, left to right: Amber Villarreal, Celia Hernandez. Fourth row, left to right: Jose Hernandez, Sonia Chavez, Javier Chavez. Top row, left to right: Joshua Gonzales,Tommy Rodriguez. (Graduates not pictured: Issiah Banks, Kelsey Cadena, Edward Chagoya, Jimmise Claiborne, Jerika Euresti, Lisa Garay, Micah Montemayor, Sergio Ruiz, Lydia Valle, and Anita Vara.)
On Nov. 6, families and friends gathered to watch the graduation ceremony of 23 students from the Phoenix Learning Center. San Marcos CISD Assistant Superintendent Mike Abild presented the diplomas to the graduates, some of whom were graduating a year or more ahead of schedule. School board members Margie Villalpando and Jesse Ponce were also in attendance.