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Superintendent Announces District Adjustments in Light of Developments
Posted on 03/31/2020
Superintendent Dr. Lara announces that schools will remain closed until further notice and adjustment being made district wide.  READ MORE... about Superintendent Announces District Adjustments in Light of Developments
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STISD Streamlining Process to Serve Meals for Week through Monday and Wednesday Pick-Up Only
Posted on 03/26/2020
Beginning March 30, STISD will continue serving breakfast and lunch for the week, but will do so through pick-up on Mondays and Wednesdays only.  READ MORE... about STISD Streamlining Process to Serve Meals for Week through Monday and Wednesday Pick-Up Only
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Update from the Superintendent regarding school closures and continuation of services to district community
Posted on 03/24/2020
STISD superintendent of schools, Dr. Marco Antonio Lara, Jr., explains the Cameron County "Shelter-in-Place" order and the continuation of STISD services to the district community.  READ MORE... about Update from the Superintendent regarding school closures and continuation of services to district community
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STISD Will Serve Grab-and-Go Breakfast & Lunch Bundles Monday through Friday Beginning March 23
Posted on 03/20/2020
Beginning Monday, March 23, STISD's Child Nutrition Department will serve breakfast and lunch bundles via drive-thru pick-up at the campuses Valley wide for children 18 and under.  READ MORE... about STISD Will Serve Grab-and-Go Breakfast & Lunch Bundles Monday through Friday Beginning March 23
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Flexible Learning Kicks Off March 24
Posted on 03/20/2020
STISD campus personnel will be in contact with students and parents/guardians soon with additional details on the "Flexible Learning" to kick off March 24.  READ MORE... about Flexible Learning Kicks Off March 24
STISD COVID 19 Updates
STISD to Close Campuses Through April 3, Online Instruction Planned to Begin March 24
Posted on 03/17/2020
In an abundance of caution, STISD plans to close its campuses for two weeks after the regularly-scheduled Spring Break, with online instruction to begin March 24.  READ MORE... about STISD to Close Campuses Through April 3, Online Instruction Planned to Begin March 24
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STISD teams compete at UTRGV School of Medicine’s Education Collaboration for Aspiring Health Professionals (ECAHP) 2020
Posted on 03/13/2020
Teams from Health Professions and Medical Professions competed in the UTRGV School of Medicine’s Education Collaboration for Aspiring Health Professionals (ECAHP) 2020 on Saturday, Feb. 8.   READ MORE... about STISD teams compete at UTRGV School of Medicine’s Education Collaboration for Aspiring Health Professionals (ECAHP) 2020
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Exemplary Medical Professions Teacher Receives Statewide Award
Posted on 03/11/2020
Monica Avila of South Texas ISD Medical Professions in Olmito has been selected by Humanities Texas as one of ten recipients of the 2019 Humanities Texas Outstanding Teaching of the Humanities Award  READ MORE... about Exemplary Medical Professions Teacher Receives Statewide Award
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STISD is partnering with the U.S. Census Bureau to ensure district community is counted
Posted on 03/11/2020
STISD is partnering with the U.S. Census Bureau to support the 2020 Census.  READ MORE... about STISD is partnering with the U.S. Census Bureau to ensure district community is counted
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STISD taking proactive measures against Coronavirus
Posted on 03/03/2020
STISD is taking proactive measures to protect against Coronavirus  READ MORE... about STISD taking proactive measures against Coronavirus
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High School Selection & In-District Transfers for 2020-21 to Take Place Online March 2-6
Posted on 03/02/2020
The week of March 2-6, 2020, STISD parents will have the opportunity to make a high school selection or transfer a current 9th-grader for the 2020-2021 school year.  READ MORE... about High School Selection & In-District Transfers for 2020-21 to Take Place Online March 2-6
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STISD Board Approves New Courses and Programs for 2020-2021
Posted on 02/05/2020
Students have new course options and programs to look forward to after the STISD Board of Directors approved proposals from Science Academy and World Scholars for 2020-2021.  READ MORE... about STISD Board Approves New Courses and Programs for 2020-2021
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STISD and Campuses Rank Among Best in State and Nation in Niche 2020
Posted on 08/29/2019
South Texas Independent School District (STISD) ranked 3rd in Texas (out of 1,002 school districts ranked) and 38th in the nation (out of 10,782 districts ranked) in the 2020 Best School Districts rankings released this month.   READ MORE... about STISD and Campuses Rank Among Best in State and Nation in Niche 2020
STISD High Schools Rank Among the Best in State and Nation
Posted on 05/06/2019
Last week U.S. News & World Report published its 2019 Best High Schools Rankings, in which all four South Texas Independent School District (STISD) high schools rank among the best in the state and nation.   READ MORE... about STISD High Schools Rank Among the Best in State and Nation