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.
Congratulations to Eladio Zamora and Ovidio Gutierrez, 4th Grade students at Garcia Elementary who were awarded as the Top AR Science Readers in the Campus. The students received a free pass for them and their family for any national park in the United States. This contest was initiated by Ms. Susana Ramirez, Science coordinator for Elementary and Sta. Ana Wildlife Parks