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Welcome to South Texas Independent School District

South Texas Independent School District (STISD) serves junior high and high school students who live along the southernmost tip of Texas, the region known as the Rio Grande Valley. The district stretches over three counties - Cameron, Hidalgo and Willacy - and overlaps 28 other school districts, an area of 3,643 miles. Read more...

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South Texas ISD Campuses are "Beating the Odds"
Updated on 08/25/2016
Science Academy, Med High and Medical Academy are among the top high schools in the nation for low-income students, according to Newsweek. 
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STISD Now Accepting Applications for Free and Reduced-Price Meals
Updated on 08/04/2016
South Texas Independent School District is now accepting applications for free and reduced-price meals for the 2016-17 school year. 
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2016 District Kick-Off Convocation: Creativity: FUNdamental to Learning
Updated on 08/04/2016
STISD will hold its 2016 District Kick-Off Convocation for all employees on Monday, Aug. 15, at the Science Academy's 1LT Andres Zermeno Memorial Gymnasium. 
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