Mrs. Castillo was awarded this morning with a $1,000 check as part of the H-E-B Excellence in Education Award. The school also received $2,500. Mrs. Castillo is one of the five finalists for the Elementary Principal Category. WE ARE PROUD OF YOU!!!
Our school has received the distinction of being a National Honor Roll School from Renaissance Learning. In order to qualify for this distinction, students must have at least 85% or higher average correct in their Accelerated Reader tests and must maintain at least 25 minutes a day of engaged reading time. Congratulations to all teachers and most especially to our students who always strive for EXCELLENCE.
Congratulations to our Destination Imagination Team for winning 1st Place in the Lose To Win Structural Challenge E during the South Border Bridge Regional Competition. Our team will advance to the State Competition. The team members are: Teresa Garza, Sarahi Farias, Andrea Cantu , Daniel Zamora (5th Graders); Mateo Dominguez, Eladio Zamora and Emily Escobar 3rd Graders. Their mentor is Ms. Fernanda Sanchez.
Please check TEA's 2013-2014 School Report Card for our school
Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD has been designated a 2015 Best Communities for Music Education across the United States for its outstanding commitment to music education.
Yolanda Castillo, Principal at Graciela Garcia Elementary in South Pharr was surprised this morning with a $1,000 check for her and $2,500 for her school, as part of the H-E-B Excellence in Education Awards. She is one of five finalist for the Elementary Principal category.