On February 20-21, 2015 our Skills USA Graphic Design chapter competed with schools from all around the valley and came back with eleven 1st places, two 2nd places and two 3rd places. Albert Aguinaga received 3rd place in Desktop Publishing and 1st place in Graphic Design Communications. Tsianna Dominguez received 3rd place in T-shirt Design and 1st place in Graphic Design Communications. Yasmin Flores, Valeria Gonzalez, Carlos Espinoza, AnaKaren Rayas, Brandy Lopez, Janet Salinas and Jeronimo Salinas received 1st place in Graphic Design Communications. Kimberly Gracia received 2nd place in Graphic Design Communications. Alan Rodriguez received 1st place in photography and Ruby Ramirez received 2nd place in photography. Our students came back with great success and are heading to the State Competition on March 25 - 28. Good luck to our students and Congratulations!
You must register for graduation by this Friday, March 27. Click here for the direct link.
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.