Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD’s early college initiatives were featured recently by The Boston Globe, in a story published on December 7, 2015.
Congratulations to the members of the UIL Art , Story Telling and Number Sense Team for placing at the UIL District Meet! We are proud of you all!
Congratulations Eladio Zamora!
Graciela Garcia Elementary Principal Yolanda Castillo is one of five finalists for the 2016 H-E-B Excellence in Education Award Elementary Principal category. She was surprised by her students, staff and H-E-B representatives this morning during a school assembly.
Graciela Garcia Elementary in the Pharr-San Juan-Alamo School District (PSJA) became the first school in the nation to receive the Whole Child Certified School designation from the Educate the Whole Child organization on Monday, Feb. 15.
As part of the celebration for School Board Recognition Month, Garcia Elementary honored Mr. Victor Perez on Friday, February 12, 2016 during the morning assembly. We thank you Mr. Perez and the PSJA ISD School Board for all that you do for our school children!
Select 4th and 5th grade teachers were awarded grants from the PSJA Education Foundation.
Diego Alvarado, 3rd grader participated in the Diary of the Wimpy Kid Read-A-Thon-Challenge. This is a contest for students in the United states to answer trivia questions from the "The Diary of the Wimpy Kid" book series. Diego has completed the challenge and received a Reading Badge from the author.
Ruben Cortez, Jr., Secretary of the Texas State Board of Education visited Garcia Elementary on December 8,2015. He came to observe the best practices of teaching and learning at our school. He also listened to 3rd Grade students discuss their research projects.