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  • Meet the Teacher

    Parents and students came to meet the teachers on August 20, 2015.

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  • READ this Summer

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  • Kinder Graduation

    Kinder students at Garcia Elementary graduated yesterday. Their families and friends came to attend the event. Congratulations Kinder students! Thank you to our committed Kinder Team.

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    Last Thursday, May 14,2015, the book: "Voices from the Valley: Plays by the Fourth Graders of Garcia Elementary School" was released to the community. The students wrote the original plays contained in the book as part of the Young Playwrights’ Theater In-School Playwriting Program. At the event, a group of fifth grade student actors performed four short plays from the book: Dog and Animal Control by Derek Iruegas, Revenge of the Wolves by Sarahi Farias, Toto and the Rainforest by Grace Santana, and Untitled by Daniel Zamora. Each of the fifth grade students received a copy of the book and additional copies are available to order on

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  • 5th Grade Xylophone Concert

    Each 5th Grade class participated in the Xylophone concert. Likewise, each class performed the musical compositions some students have created. Good Job students! Thank you to our music teacher, Mrs. Janette Reyes for your hard work and dedication with our students

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  • 4th Grade Recorder Concert

    Students in 4th Grade have to challenge different levels for the recorder pieces in order to join the concert. Students performed their musical pieces that they have mastered.

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  • Our Principal ,Finalist for H-E-B Excellence in Education Award

    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!!!

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  • Campus Teacher of the Year

    Congratulations to Mr. Fidencio Camacho, our Teacher of the Year. Mr. Camacho teaches 5th Grade .

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  • Easter Bunny welcomes students

    THe Easter Bunny, our Principal welcomed students at Gracia Elementary early this morning. The bunny also visited classrooms.

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  • Open House

    Parents and their children came for Open House. They had the opportunity to meet and greet their children's teacher and browse the different products their children have made. Click on our photo gallery page for more pictures.

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  • Author Guillermo Fesser visits Garcia Elementary

    5th Grade students had a great time with author and journalist Guillermo Fesser. He presented his books and students were delighted listening to him. For more photos, visit our photo gallery page.

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  • Garcia Elementary receives National Honor School Award

    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.

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  • Students build Butterfly Garden

    3rd and 5th grade students at Garcia Elementary build their butterfly garden by planting various kinds of plants.

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  • Destination Imagination Team Wins

    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.

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  • Literacy Nights

    Parents are invited to come read with their children at the library every other Thursday. Please check school calendar for specific schedules

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