NINOS, INC. HEAD START/EARLY HEAD START PROGRAM
SANTA MARIA ISD IN PARTNERSHIP WITH NINOS, INC. HEAD START/EARLY HEAD START PROGRAM
• Meet SMISD Service Area Requirement
• Meet Head Start Income Requirements
• Child must be 3 yrs. old on or before Sept. 1
HOW TO PRE-APPLY:
Log in to NINOS, Inc. website and submit a pre application at:
Contact Us for More Information
SANTA MARIA HEAD START
11142 MILITARY RD
SANTA MARIA TX 78592
PH (956) 514-0873
Fax: (956) 514-0873
TONY GONZALEZ ELEM.
11142 MILITARY RD
SANTA MARIA, TX
PH. (956) 565-5348
HEAD START CONTACT
FAMILY SERVICE WORKER
You can still apply for Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer
(P-EBT) which helps families get the food they need during the
current pandemic by providing a one-time benefit of $285 per
eligible child. The application will be open until August 21, 2020.
You will have one year from the date the benefits were issued to use your P-EBT benefits. P-EBT
benefits are non-transferrable. Immigration status and the public charge rule will not affect eligibility
when applying for benefits.
If you already applied and are waiting for benefits or have received P-EBT benefits, do not apply again.
Read the full flyer click the link below.
Santa Maria Independent School District
Registration - August 12th - 13th
Due to the health and safety of everyone, students will be scheduled to register as follows:
Registration packets will be sent by mail during the week of July 27-31, 2020, for all grade levels, Pre-K
through 12th grade. Registration packets need to be returned at the TGE front office parking area either
Monday or Tuesday (August 3-4, 2020) from 9:00 AM -12:00 PM and from 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM.
If Santa Maria ISD needs additional information, parents will be contacted to come by the cafeteria either on
August 12th or August 13th to complete the registration process. Additionally, campus personnel including
the nurse and counselor will be available on August 12th & 13th to answer any questions.
To read the full letter click the links below:
OPTIONS FOR INSTRUCTION
Santa Maria ISD Options for Instruction 2020-2021 School Year
Parents will need to choose the option that is best for your child during the week of registration which is scheduled for August 10-14, 2020.
Please click the links below to read the options.
Return Back To School Options
July 20, 2020
Dear Parents and Colleagues,
First of all, we hope that all of our Santa Maria community is healthy and taking all precautions to stay safe. Let me assure you that, as we move forward, you and your family’s health and safety is our first priority.
I would like to inform you of recent orders and mandates that will impact our plans for educating our children as we move into the 2020--2021 school year which begins on Monday, August 24, 2020.
Click the link below to read the full letter in English/Spanish.
Parent Survey - Preparing for the 2020-2021 School YearDear Parents,
We are in the process of preparing for the 2020-2021 school year at Santa Maria ISD. Our goal has always been to provide the very best education for our students. As parents, you play a very important role in our district. This survey will help us as we prepare and plan for our first day of instruction, Monday, August 24, 2020.Please click one of the links below to fill out the survey.English Link: https://forms.gle/
jvFNQHpGL5UNBqYJ8Spanish Link: https://forms.gle/ 4jA5uj8yhBAdzRVQ8
The survey is still open if you haven't filled it out yet please do so now.
Athletic Strength and Conditioning Program Canceled
Due to an increase in COVID-19 cases in Cameron County, Santa Maria ISD is taking precautionary measures in canceling the Athletic Strength and Conditioning Program until further notice.
Dear Santa Maria High School Parents,
Santa Maria High School will be collecting Chromebooks this week. If you received a Chromebook during the school closure, please be sure to return it at your earliest convenience. Thank you.Chromebook Drop-off schedule:Dates: Tuesday, June 16, 2020-Thursday, June 18, 2020Time: 9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.Location: SMHS Front Office
COVID 19 Testing
SANTA MARIA ISD will be having coronavirus testing provided by the State of Texas for Santa Maria Texas and surrounding communities. Thursday, June 11, 2020, from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM at the old Jr. High. All testing is free of charge to the community everybody is welcome to test no appointments needed.