Summit K12 recently traveled to McAllen Independent School District, in McAllen, Texas to present Seguin Elementary School with the Summit Growth award for their distinction in outstanding achieving on the 2018 Science STAAR test.
In addition to Seguin Elementary, 7 other McAllen elementary schools have also been recognized. The campuses receiving the recognition include Alvarez Elementary, Roosevelt Elementary, Garza Elementary, Sanchez Elementary, McAuliffe Elementary, Navarro Elementary and Thigpen-Zavala Elementary. Along with these campuses, seven teachers received the prestigious Teaching Excellence Award for reaching a 100 percent passing rate with their fifth-grade students on the Science STAAR last spring. Those teachers include Reyna Diaz (Houston Elementary), Silvia Saldivar (Houston), Monica Rivera (Thigpen-Zavala), Argelia Torres (Garza), Kari Ramirez (Perez), Heather Kester (Milam) and Janice Morin (Milam).