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Art Night is Coming!

Join us for Garcia Community Art Night! The event takes place Friday, December 7 from 4:30pm-6:00pm in the Garcia Middle School cafeteria. This event is free for all ages and has been sponsored by HGMS art teachers, students, and parents. There will be face painting, concessions, and even cookie decorating! Some of the art projects scheduled include ornament painting, origami lessons, splat painting, and even pictionary. We look forward to seeing you there!

Hector Garcia MS Course Selection Night

All 5th grade students and their parents are invited to learn about middle school course selections for the 2019-2020 school year on Tuesday, November 13, 2018.

The schedule is set up by students last names. The parent meeting will be 15 minutes and then everyone will have 1-hour to visit the different tables available.

  • 5:00 - 6:15 (A-L) Parent Mtg in Cafe at 5:00
  • 6:45 - 8:00 (M-Z) Parent Mtg in Cafe at 6:45

Information on the following topics will also be available:

Magnet School Event Dates

Northside ISD's magnet schools will be hosting open houses during the month of December.  Please see the information below for these dates as well as information on new student orientation. ALL events are from 6:30-8:00pm

Business Careers HS:


Communications Arts HS: 


Construction Careers Academy: 


Event: Dyslexia…Moving Forward Together

Curious about Dyslexia? Join us for an informational meeting regarding the following:

  • Characteristics and signs of Dyslexia
  • How Dyslexia is Identified
  • Resources to support students identified with Dyslexia
  • Description of  Services & Instructional Practices

This event is free and will be held on Tuesday, October 16, 2018 from 7:45-8:30 am in the HGMS Library. Our campus address is: 

Dr. Hector Garcia Middle School
14900 Kyle Seale Parkway
San Antonio, TX 78255

National Bully Prevention Month - October

Every October, schools and organizations across the country join STOMP Out Bullying™ in observing National Bullying Prevention Month. The goal is to encourage communities to work together to stop bullying and cyberbullying by increasing awareness of the prevalence and impact of bullying on all children of all ages.

Monday, October 1, 2018- World Day of Bullying Prevention #BlueUp
On this day students, schools, and communities all over the world wear BLUE to say no to bullying. It also kicks off National Bullying Prevention Awareness Month.

Outstanding PTA Awarded to Garcia PTA

The Northside ISD Council of PTAs recognized Dr. Hector Garcia Middle School's PTA on May 3 with the Outstanding PTA award. The PTA was also distiguished with four additional honors: Headstart Award, Welcome Back Award, XOX Award, and the Mars Award. We thank our wonderful parents for the countless hours of time invested in our students and school. Their participation is very much recognized and appreciated as they support the education of each of our students.

Children's Health That Comes to You

Enjoy convenience – The healthyUexpress is literally a doctor’s office on wheels, bringing medical care to your child. This service saves time as your student can receive on-the-spot care in your neighborhood. A variety of services from Texas Health Steps to sick visits, counseling and education, are all covered, and the healthyUexpress accepts private insurance, CHIP, Medicaid and CareLink. This service, provided by Children's Health of University Health System will be at Garcia Middle School on Tuesday, April 24, 2018 from 1:00 - 5:30pm while supplies last.


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