The McAllen School Board recognized James “Nikki” Rowe Mariachi Azetca at a regular board meeting on February 27. The Rowe Mariachi qualified for the Texas Association of Mariachi Educators (TAME) state finals for the first time in the program’s history. Pictured are members of the Rowe Mariachi Azteca, School Board members and school officials. The Rowe Mariachi Azteca members include Adela Fleming, Shainah Vidal, Ramsey Benavides, Liam Duran, Analuisa Salvador, Jesse Canto, Rayza Benitez, Marisa Grijalva, Valeria Valencia and Adam Lerma. The Director is Mr. Juan Castillo and he is assisted by Mr. David Moreno.