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Lady Rockets basketball to make first-time appearance at state tournament
Posted on 02/08/2019
For the past three seasons, the Rising Scholars Academy of South Texas (Rising Scholars) Lady Rockets basketball team has qualified to compete at the regional tournament, and this year for the first time ever, the Lady Rockets clinched the win and will advance to the Texas Charter School Academic and Athletic League State Tournament.  READ MORE... about Lady Rockets basketball to make first-time appearance at state tournament
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STISD Boy & Girl Scouts to participate in Brownsville Scout Government Day
Posted on 02/07/2019
Eleven STISD students from Brownsville will represent the district and their respective campuses as they take on positions within the City of Brownsville during its 67th Annual Brownsville Scout Government Day on Friday, Feb. 8.   READ MORE... about STISD Boy & Girl Scouts to participate in Brownsville Scout Government Day
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Chess teams from Rising Scholars and Science Academy earn first place at regional competition
Posted on 02/06/2019
Teams from our middle school Rising Scholars Academy of South Texas (Rising Scholars Academy) and high school The Science Academy of South Texas (Science Academy) took first place at the Texas Chess Association (TCA) Regional Chess Championships.   READ MORE... about Chess teams from Rising Scholars and Science Academy earn first place at regional competition
The STISD Parent Connection Spring 2019 Parent Meeting will be held on Thursday, Jan. 31, at 6:00 p.m. at Biblioteca Las Americas in Mercedes.
STISD Parent Connection Hosts Spring Parent Meeting on Mapping the Road to College
Posted on 01/25/2019
STISD Parent Connection invites district parents to learn more about "Mapping the Road to College" during the 2019 Spring Parent Meeting on Thursday, Jan. 31.  READ MORE... about STISD Parent Connection Hosts Spring Parent Meeting on Mapping the Road to College
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Science Academy Students Invited to Present at National Project Lead the Way Summit
Posted on 01/22/2019
Four students from The Science Academy of South Texas in Mercedes will present at the Project Lead the Way (PLTW) Summit next month on how the program has influenced them.  READ MORE... about Science Academy Students Invited to Present at National Project Lead the Way Summit
Enrollment begins Jan. 12. Visit www.stisd.net for information on how to create your family profile now.
2019-2020 Enrollment for STISD Middle and High Schools Begins Jan. 12
Posted on 01/07/2019
STISD will open enrollment for the 2019-20 school year for both middle schools and all four high schools at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 12.  READ MORE... about 2019-2020 Enrollment for STISD Middle and High Schools Begins Jan. 12
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Medical Academy Counselor Named Claes Nobel Educator of Distinction
Posted on 12/20/2018
Luz Zamora, a counselor at STISD's Medical Academy campus in Olmito, was recently selected as a Claes Nobel Educator of Distinction by The National Society of High School Scholars (NSHSS).  READ MORE... about Medical Academy Counselor Named Claes Nobel Educator of Distinction
New STISD board members Jaime Solis, Dr. Martin Castillo and Eduardo Roberto Rodriguez taking oath of office
STISD Board of Directors Welcomes Three New Members to Team of 24
Posted on 12/20/2018
Three new members took the oath of office to join the STISD board of directors during the Nov. 27 board meeting. Eduardo Roberto Rodriguez of Brownsville, and Martin Castillo, Jr., D.C., and Jaime Solis, who both reside in Edinburg, joined the team of 24.   READ MORE... about STISD Board of Directors Welcomes Three New Members to Team of 24
Board members Douglas Buchanan and Abiel Cantu take oath of office
STISD Board Elects New Officers
Posted on 12/20/2018
Oaths of office were administered to newly-elected, appointed, re-appointed and re-elected directors from the STISD board, and the board elected new officers, during the Nov. 27 meeting.  READ MORE... about STISD Board Elects New Officers
Board Recognizes STPA Student for Earning State Champion Title
Posted on 12/20/2018
STPA eighth-grader Ryan Servantes, of Mission, was recognized by the STISD board of directors during the Nov. 27 board meeting for earning an individual State Champion title at the Texas Charter School Academic & Athletic League (TCSAAL) Cross Country State Meet.  READ MORE... about Board Recognizes STPA Student for Earning State Champion Title
Board Recognizes Former Members for Years of Service to the District
Posted on 12/20/2018
During the special called board meeting held on Dec. 12, the STISD board of directors recognized former board members Maria G. Leal, Joe L. Lopez, Eliceo Muñoz, III, and Berta Palacios for their years of dedicated service to STISD.  READ MORE... about Board Recognizes Former Members for Years of Service to the District
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STISD Gets Excellent Audit Review for 2017-18
Posted on 12/20/2018
According to the STISD Annual Financial Report shared with the STISD board at the special called board meeting on Dec. 12, STISD received a clean audit for the 2017-18 school year, with no findings of weaknesses.  READ MORE... about STISD Gets Excellent Audit Review for 2017-18
Med High students Alaina Garza, on left, and Victoria Garza, on right, standing in hallway
Two Med High Students Develop Award-Winning Apps Through Congressional App Challenge
Posted on 12/13/2018
Two Med High students have been selected as district winners in the 2018 Congressional App Challenge.  READ MORE... about Two Med High Students Develop Award-Winning Apps Through Congressional App Challenge
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Districtwide Battle of the Books winning teams STPA & Science Academy advance to regionals