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Saturday, January 14th, 2012

SMCISD student artists honor King

San Marcos CISD elementary art students recently fulfilled standardized curriculum requirements by studying the life of Martin Luther King, Jr. and listening to his famous speeches, such as “I Have a Dream."

Tuesday, December 14th, 2010

Mendez Elementary to present 'Annie Jr.'

Students at Mendez Elementary School will become a little bit of Broadway Tuesday and Thursday as they present "Annie Jr." Tickets are $3 for adults and $1 for children.

Friday, October 22nd, 2010

Mendez Monster Mash a monster hit

Monster Mash Night on Oct. 15 at Mendez Elementary School proved to be great fun for students, parents and staff. The costumes were clever on an evening that featured fun with math and science.

Monday, October 11th, 2010

San Marcos CISD celebrates custodian and maintenance workers

San Marcos CISD campus custodians and maintenance workers were honored this month in observance of Custodian and Maintenance Appreciation Day.

Tuesday, October 5th, 2010

Lions Clubs help with San Marcos CISD eye and hearing tests

Elementary school students in San Marcos CISD are having their vision and hearing tested, thanks to the help of the local Lions Clubs. The screenings are coming up for students at Bowie Elementary School, Crockett Elementary School...

Wednesday, September 8th, 2010

SMCISD superintendent student of month is Tonasy Suarez

San Marcos CISD Superintendent Patty Shafer visited Mendez Elementary School last week to chat with fifth grader Tonasy Suarez, who is the San Marcos CISD Student of the Month.

Wednesday, August 25th, 2010

A+ grant awardees recognized at San Marcos CISD convocation

San Marcos CISD recently announced the recipients of grants from the A+ Education Foundation. The foundation awarded more than $61,000 to educators in Central Texas, four of whom were from San Marcos CISD.

Monday, August 2nd, 2010

San Marcos CISD reaches recognized status

San Marcos CISD vaulted from academically unacceptable to recognized in the newest Texas Education Agency accountability ratings as African-American, Hispanic and economically disadvantaged students at San Marcos High School all registered double-digit gains in mathematics.