On May 17, 2016 MVISD had the 3 rd annual Elem Track Meet for 3 rd , 4 th , & 5 th grade boys and girls. Joining track meet was Castroville Elementary, LaCoste Elementary and Potranco Elementary. There were a total of 198 participants (66 per school, 22 per grade). The events were Softball Throw (girls), Football Throw (boys), 100 meter dash (Coed), 400 meter run (Coed), 4x100 relay (All boys/All girls) and finally a 4x400 . . .
There are no small dreams for Diego Mercado. Diego is a third grade student at Potranco Elementary. He was born without his right leg and with only two fingers on his right hand. Despite these challenges, Diego is determined to follow his dreams. He wants to be a soldier like his dad, Captain Mercado. He also wants to help other people achieve their dreams. Diego and his dad have started a non-profit . . .
Dalton Masters signed a scholarship today to high jump for Texas Lutheran University. Dalton is a two time Area qualifier in the high jump and this year was also a regional qualifier where he placed fifth in the event. Dalton was really one great jump away from the state meet. He is no stranger to adversity and sees the regional competition as a great experience that helped prepare him to compete at the collegiate level. Congratulations . . .
On Saturday, May 21, 2016, all three elementary campuses, Castroville, LaCoste and Potranco, came together in the spirit of friendly academic competition for the 3 rd Annual Medina Valley I.S.D. Elementary UIL Meet. Teams of students in grades 2 nd through 5 th competed in the following categories: Creative Writing, Ready Writing, Storytelling, Poetry, Number Sense, Spelling, Dictionary Skills and Music Memory. . . .
Potranco Elementary held our annual STAAR Rally to prepare and motivate students to do their best on the STAAR. The Rally began with the Potranco dance team, coordinated by Ms. Ramirez, pumping up the crowd. Students enjoyed watching Kylo Ren, grandson of Darth Vader, as he struggled to obtain the Chip that had the STAAR strategies. His motivation was to prevent the STAAR Jedi trainees from passing the STAAR. In the end, Kylo lost a dance-off to Rey to win over the Chip with the STAAR strategies. Rey gives the chip to General Princess Leia to help . . .
Department of Social Services is in support the students at all Medina Valley ISD campuses. We currently have three members on staff. High School: Emily Ellis, LMSW; ext. 1176; email: email@example.com Middle School: Sarresa Thorson, LMSW; ext 1145; email: firstname.lastname@example.org Elementary Schools: Jennifer W. Basinger, LCSW; cell: 210-215-3354; email: email@example.com We are working on updating this page over the summer. We look forward to assiting you in the future. . . .
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