- MERCEDES, TX
- Academicsgrade A+
- Diversitygrade B+
- Teachersgrade A+
- College Prepgrade A+
- Clubs & Activitiesgrade A
- Health & Safetygrade A+
- Administrationgrade A+
- Sportsgrade C minus
- Foodgrade A+
- Resources & Facilitiesgrade A+
STISD serves middle and high school students who live within Cameron, Hidalgo and Willacy Counties in the Rio Grande Valley of Texas. STISD overlaps 28 other school districts, an area of 3,643 miles.
Middle Schools (grades 6-8 in 2022-23)
South Texas ISD Preparatory Academy in Edinburg
South Texas ISD Rising Scholars Academy in San Benito
High Schools (grades 9-12)
South Texas ISD Health Professions in Mercedes
South Texas ISD Medical Professions in Olmito
South Texas ISD Science Academy in Mercedes
South Texas ISD World Scholars in Mercedes
STISD Virtual Academy (grades 6-10 in 2022-23)
The only all-magnet school district in the state, STISD provides a personal environment, a strong scholastic program and hands-on training in various professional career fields.
There is no cost for students to attend, and bus transportation is also free of charge. Any student with the desire to learn and work hard can attend so long as he or she resides within the tri-county area.
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- grade B1,572 Students
- grade A+1,483 Students
- grade A+1,206 Students
- grade B876 Students
- grade A minus765 Students
- grade A+758 Students
- grade A746 Students
- grade B647 Students
- grade B516 Students
- grade A minus400 Students
South Texas ISD expanding grade levels served in 2022-23
STISD is excited to announce the expansion of the grade levels served to include 6th grade at all STISD middle schools and 10th grade at the new STISD Virtual Academy for 2022-23. Enrollment for grades 6-11 is open now!
- Support Services45%
Living in the Area
- Cost of Livinggrade A
- Good for Familiesgrade C+
- Housinggrade B minus