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Michelle Chae

Wednesday, October 28th, 2009

Amaya Library dedication set for Friday

The Hays CISD dedication ceremonies for the Fernando Amaya Memorial Library at Red Simon Middle School (SMS) will be at 6 p.m. Friday. The event is free and open to the public.

Wednesday, September 9th, 2009

Red Simon school dedication set for Friday

Red Simon, long-time San Marcos car dealer and benefactor of public education in Buda and Kyle, will be honored Friday morning when Hays CISD dedicates D.J. "Red" Simon Middle School in his name. Simon spent 17 years...

Wednesday, June 17th, 2009

School library named for late district volunteer

The Hays CISD trustees unanimously approved naming the library at Red Simon Middle School for Fernando Amaya, who was killed on Sept. 1, 2008, while riding his bicycle on SH 150.

Tuesday, May 19th, 2009

Simon school to require uniforms

Red Simon Middle School, which is being positioned as a magnet school for the economically disadvantaged, will require students to wear uniforms after Hays CISD trustees approved the proposal Monday night.

Tuesday, May 19th, 2009

Simon Middle School students will wear uniforms

Hays CISD trustees on Monday unanimously approved a standardized dress for Simon Middle School, the district’s fifth middle school, which will open in August.

Saturday, January 31st, 2009

Hays CISD picks Simon Middle School principal

Hays CISD named Michelle Chae principal of Red Simon Middle School, which opens in the fall. Simon Middle School is named after the San Marcos car dealer and founding president of the Hays CISD school board.