ALAMO – Marcia R. Garza Elementary in the Pharr-San Juan-Alamo School District was designated as a “Texas Reward School” for both its high performance and high progress in reading and math by the Texas Education Agency (TEA).

High-performance reward schools are Title I schools with distinctions based on students’ reading and math performance.  A high progress school is identified as a Title I school in the top 25 percent in annual improvement or a school in the top 25 percent of those demonstrating ability to close performance gaps based on system safeguards.