• Federal Grants for Educational Activity

    The Socorro Independent School District is proud to announce that the Department of Defense has contributed funding for several grants this year. Student ranging from elementary to high school at participating campuses will have the opportunity to take part in activities that promote academic and personal growth and development. Current grant funding includes Project PCS, and AYPYN.

    Project PCS

    About Project PCS

    Provide support to military students' social and emotional needs by providing a Military Liaison, SPARC training and the Student Ambassadors program.

    Enhance and expand instructional support to help students meet the requirements of a rigorous curriculum using innovative models of instruction including blending learning, flipped classrooms, Response to Intervention, digital devices, and educational software that specifically address the Texas Education Knowledge and Skills (TEKS).

    Goals for Project PCS

    1. Increase the academic achievement of military dependent middle school students in math.
    2. Increase the level of social and emotional supports for middle and high school military dependent students to foster a positive school climate for military dependent students.

    Participating Campuses

    Pebble Hills High School, El Dorado High School, Sun Ridge Middle School, SPC. Rafael Hernando Middle School, and SSG. Manuel R. Puentes Middle School.

    Contact information

    For more information regarding Project PCS you may contact the Project Coordinator Neal Sanders, at (915)937-9444. Email: nsande@sisd.net.