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Brooke Morgan

Friday, September 25th, 2009

SMHS scholars recognized

The three National Merit semifinalists, two National Hispanic Scholars, and 14 senior AP Scholars were recognized by San Marcos CISD trustees this week. The students represent a lot of high SAT (Scholastic Aptitude/Assessment Test) and AP (Advanced Placement) test scores.

Monday, June 1st, 2009

San Marcos junior wins state speech competition

Irene Morse is University Interscholastic League state champion persuasive speaking for Conference 4A. The high school's team places third overall in the state.

Monday, May 25th, 2009

SMHS debaters honored at City Hall

The San Marcos High School (SMHS) debate team was honored at City Hall recently for winning a district championship.

Sunday, May 17th, 2009

CTMC awards local students scholarships

Central Texas Medical Center (CTMC) recently awarded five local students with scholarships ranging from $500 to $1,000, along with gift bags to help them get started in college.

Wednesday, March 11th, 2009

San Marcos students fare well at state forensics competition

Five San Marcos High School students made their mark at the Texas Forensics Association's state championship competition last weekend in Austin.

Thursday, January 29th, 2009

SHMS places four in state debate meet

San Marcos High School already has set a school record by qualifying four students for the state debate meet in March, and there could be more to come.