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Welcome to South Texas Independent School District

South Texas Independent School District (STISD) serves junior high and high school students who live along the southernmost tip of Texas, the region known as the Rio Grande Valley. The district stretches over three counties - Cameron, Hidalgo and Willacy - and overlaps 28 other school districts, an area of 3,643 miles. Read more...

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2015-2016  District & Campus Performance Report: Click here for ratings


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RECENT NEWS

STISD Continues to Outperform Others in College Entrance Exam Performance
Updated on 12/13/2017
STISD students continue to outperform others on the state and national level when it comes to college entrance exam scores.  
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STISD Continues to Encourage Participation in Advanced Coursework
Updated on 12/13/2017
In line with the district's belief in providing each student the opportunity to successfully participate in high quality advanced coursework, STISD actively recruits, encourages, and supports every student to participate in these courses. 
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STPA PSTO hosts fourth annual Spartan Olympics
Updated on 12/13/2017
The STPA PSTO hosted the 4th Annual Spartan Olympics 5K Run/Walk on Friday, Dec. 1, raising more than $18,000 for the campus and the Vannie E. Cook Jr. Children's and Hematology Center. 
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FEATURES

Announcements

2018-2019 Enrollment:
Enrollment for the 2018-2019 school year will begin at 9:00 a.m. (for all campuses) on Saturday, Jan. 13. Families can start their family profiles now to cut down on the amount of information that has to be entered on enrollment day. Click here to create your family profile for 2018-2019 enrollment

Below are the campuses and grades for which they will be accepting students for the 2018-2019 school year:
BETA: 9th and 10th
Med High: 9th and 10th
Medical Academy: 9th only
Rising Scholars Academy: 7th and 8th
Science Academy: 9th and 10th
STPA: 7th only