Four PSJA Memorial Early College High School students have been named to the 2016-2017 All-State Journalism staff by the University Interscholastic League (UIL). They are Sophomores Zorayda Sanchez and Josefina Martinez, Senior Roxanna Sanchez, and 2017 graduate and current University of Texas Austin student Alyssa Sandoval.
This summer 12 teachers from Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD (PSJA) participated in externships at various businesses throughout the community as part of the American Leadership Alliance (ALA) Summer Educator Externships Program.
Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD partnered with numerous local businesses this summer to ensure high school students gained work experience in the field of their choice.
As part of the school district's efforts to expose students to a variety of cultures and languages, Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD has hired three new teachers from China to incorporate Mandarin Chinese at various district campuses.
Marcia R. Garza Elementary in the Pharr-San Juan-Alamo School District was designated as a “Texas Reward School” for both its high performance and high progress in reading and math by the Texas Education Agency (TEA).
Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD (PSJA), South Texas College (STC) and the Mexican Consulate in McAllen signed an official Memorandum of Understanding in support of a new Finance and Banking class to be offered through the PSJA Parent & Family Engagement Program. The signing took place at the Mexican Consulate in McAllen on Thursday, Aug. 31.