a parent meeting is scheduled on Thursday, February 11, 2016, at 5:30 P.M., in the cafeteria. The topics for discussion at this parent meeting will be as follows:STAAR EOC , TELPAS , Tutoring and Learning opportunities on campus. All parents are invited to attend. Hope to see you there.
Senior Gabrielle Fonseca signed a letter of intent to play Softball at McLennan College in Waco. Gabbie has earned Top awards while playing softball at PSJA ECHS, she was 1st Team All-District Utility Player of the Year for the 32-6A (2012-13); receiving the Golden Glove Award that same year and was named the 2nd Team All-District Shortstop Player of the Year 32-5A this past year. She was also crowned MVP for PSJA ECHS Varsity Softball Team from 2012-2014. She also plays on a traveling team when she is not playing at PSJA. She went on to play at the IFA VTD World Series National Tournament and had the honor of being part of a championship team and receiving the MVP award for the whole tournament. Gabrielle is graduating as part of the Distinguished Achievement Program with over 45 college hours. When at McLennan she plans to major in Kinesiology to eventually become a collegiate coach. Best of luck to you as you go on to play softball in college.
PSJA Bears HOSA students attended Round 2 competitions during Texas Area 7 HOSA Spring Leadership Conference at McAllen Convention Center this past weekend. A BIG congratulations out to the following students who will be advancing to State competition on April 14-17 in Galveston, Tx.: Diego Washington and Sarah Champion- 1st place Team CPR/First Aid Michael Salazar - 1st Place Medical Terminology Sabrina Diaz - 2nd place Medical Terminology Silveria Alcala - 5th place Dental Assisting Matthew Mancias - 1st place Biomedical Science Samantha Jo Garcia - 1st place Sports Medicine
Attention seniors! The PSJA Education Foundation Scholarship is now open! Deadline is January 31st. All seniors who can show they have completed and submitted the PSJA Education Foundation Scholarship will receive a free ticket to see a movie at Carmike Theater in Edinburg. We have a limited number of tickets so complete and submit your application as soon as possible. Seniors can go by the Go Center to get your free movie ticket. First come first serve
Students competed at the regional competition this past weekend. Mrs. Lara and Mrs. Enciso are very proud of you. The following students advanced to the State competion to be held in Corpus Christi to represent PSJA ECHS. Jerry Saldana - 1st place in Graphic Design Promotions , Eric Gonzalez - 2nd place in Digital Publishing , Tsianna Dominquez - 2nd place in Fundamental Desktop Publishing , Micheal Herenandez - 5th place in Intermediate Word Processing. Good luck at State!
Coaches Alvaro Leal and Fabian Quintana would like to congratulate the mighty Bear Math team for their impressive victories on Saturday January 09, 2016 at the Edcouch Elsa UIL Invitational meet. In the freshmen category Melissa Lugo won 1st place in Calculator. In the sophomore category Damian Luna won 1st in Number Sense, 2nd in Math Event, and 3rd in Calculator. In the Junior Category Karina Quintana won 3rd in Math event and 3rd in Calculator. In the Senior category Humberto Grimaldo won 4th in Calculator. Congratulations and Go Bears!!!
The Lady Bears are currently siting in third place with a record of 3-2. This year the Lady Bears have come together and are currently working hard to achieve their goal of making back to back playoffs and also making a run in the playoffs.