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Daily Announcements

  • Monday, March 27, 2017
    Good Morning Hector Garcia Gladiators!

    Today is Monday, March 27th, 2017. This is the start of the 28th week of the school year. It’s also the 4th week of the fifth 6 weeks period. Today is National “Joe” Day.


    Here are today’s announcements:

    Robotics teams! We will NOT meet today in preparation for STAAR testing.

    The Kindness Club is excited to announce the "Love is a 4-Legged Word" Pet Supply Drive! We will be collecting pet supplies such as collars, leashes, beds, treats, dog & cat food, toys, and towels. All 5th period classes will be competing with each other to collect the most pet supplies. The 5th period class that collects the most will win an ice cream party! The deadline is April 12th. All supplies will benefit San Antonio Animals in need! Donate today!

    Current Weather - cloudy and 68°.

    Forecast - about the same as yesterday and a high of 85°.

    That’s all for now! Thank you for listening to today’s announcements. Have a marvelous Monday!
    Posted by Belen Cocke
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Wernli Words


Wernli Words

  • Week 28
    Posted by Chuck Barksdale
  • Week 27
    Posted by Chuck Barksdale
  • Week 26
    Posted by Chuck Barksdale
  • Week 25
    Posted Feb 27, 2017, 2:25 PM by Chuck Barksdale
  • Week 24
    Posted Feb 23, 2017, 1:23 PM by Chuck Barksdale
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Sports Reports

  • Tennis 2/15/17 Congratulations to the HGMS tennis team. They are now North Zone champs and next week will be playing for the district championship.
    Posted Feb 16, 2017, 6:32 AM by Belen Cocke
  • 8th Grade Girls Basketball 2/2/17 Last night, the 8th grade Lady Gladiators took on the Stinson Skyhawks. It was a great finish to a great season. The ‘A’ team pushed and did not let up ...
    Posted Feb 7, 2017, 6:34 AM by Belen Cocke
  • Tennis 1/28/17 Congratulations to the tennis team on beating Folks Middle School this past Saturday.
    Posted Jan 30, 2017, 6:33 AM by Belen Cocke
  • 8th Grade Girls Basketball Over the weekend the 8th grade basketball team competed in the north zone end of season tournament at Hobby middle school. On Friday night, the Gladiators pulled off a 39 ...
    Posted Jan 30, 2017, 6:32 AM by Belen Cocke
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Newsletter Articles

  • Alejandro A. By: Makenzie S.I’m interviewing Alejandro A. from our Garcia A team football team, he also plays for an out of school football team called the Wildcats. His position is corner, this is his favorite position because it fits his skill set. Alejandro has been playing football for 8 years, pretty much since first grade. He likes playing football because it revolves around communicating with your teammates and working together. He also likes being a part of a supportive and hardworking team. When he’s out on the field he loves being able to interact with his fellow teammates. However, he always puts school work before all his sports.He always tries to be the best he can possibly ...
    Posted Apr 1, 2016, 12:48 PM by Riley Mendez
  • Ashlynn L. By: Sydney B.Ashlynn L. has been dancing since she was five years old, taking everyone’s breath away at such a young age. Dancing has been a huge impact on her life as a majority of her time is being used doing something she loves.Since I go to the same studio as her, I’ve been able to experience her dedication and enthusiasm in the making. Ashlynn is definitely a perfectionist, she is usually the first to arrive, and the last to leave practice, she works on every skill until she has mastered it. “My favorite part of being a dancer is performing in front of big audiences and putting smiles on their faces” Ashlynn says.       Since dance ...
    Posted Apr 1, 2016, 12:38 PM by Riley Mendez
  • Dress Codes By: Valeria R.I believe there should not be more freedom given to students at schools on dress codes. Firstly, it would limit people unintentionally offending others with phrases on their shirts some examples are religious sayings or controversial subjects. This is a simple rule to follow, but of course there are some controversial sayings that some people may find offensive and other people may think it’s harmless. Banning it altogether prevents these types of problems from happening. Secondly, it prevents younger girls from putting something on that shows too much skin. Not only the girls but also the men’s fashion trend of baggy pants and showing their underwear. It drags attention away from the whole learning environment ...
    Posted Apr 1, 2016, 12:40 PM by Riley Mendez
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Student Projects

  • Red Ribbon Week Info


    Posted Oct 24, 2016, 1:13 PM by Chuck Barksdale
  • Tech Apps Videos - Trustworthiness

    YouTube Video


    Posted Oct 18, 2016, 1:22 PM by Chuck Barksdale
  • Career Videos - Mathematician

    Posted Apr 5, 2016, 1:24 PM by Chuck Barksdale
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