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  First Day of Class -Monday. August 12, 2019. WELCOME BACK!

13th Annual Packing For Success 

Joel Cavazos, Talyssa Garcia, Xavier Rodriguez, Kristyn Ramirez, Sofia Ramirez, Kathryn Ramirez, Ivan Guerra, Hugo Ramirez, Principal Elma Almaraz, and ZCISD teachers

Special Instructional Department 2019-2020

Packing For Success delivering supplies to
Zapata Middle School

First Day of School

First Day of School

Hello Teachers and Welcome to New Teacher Orientation!

We’d like to warmly welcome all the newly-hired teachers to our wonderful School District for a new school year. We are so excited to have you all join our faculty. 

Jump Start Program Closing Ceremony

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BC ELITE athletes from Zapata compete at the USATF Junior Olympics track meet in San Antonio Texas

Congratulations to these young athletes for participating and successfully completing the 2019 Hawk Basketball Summer Camp! Way to go Hawks! Special thanks to the coaching staff for their dedicated time and amazing efforts putting this camp together. #ALLIN

During STEM Alliance Week, Zapata Middle School students attended a series of presentations and demonstrations aimed at promoting Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) fields at Texas A&M International University.

Congratulations to Mariachi Halcon- 1st Place in the 4A and below at the Texas Mariachi Director's Association Competition!! 

1st Place in the 4A and below at the Texas Mariachi Driector’s Association Competition Mariachi Halcon

Calendar and Events

Public Hearing
Date: 8/19/2019, 6 PM 6:10 PM
Location: 702 East 17th Street Zapata, Texas 78076
Regular School Board Meeting
Date: 8/19/2019, 6:10 PM 9 PM
Location: 702 East 17th Street Zapata, Texas 78076
Labor Day-District Holiday
Date: 9/2/2019
National Grandparents' Day
Date: 9/8/2019
Staff Development Day (student holiday)
Date: 9/20/2019

Latest News

6th Grade Day

Zapata Middle School had a very successful turnout this morning at the 6th Grade Day. Students were very happy to meet all their teachers and left more confident after touring their new campus. Welcome to ZMS home of the Merlins!

ZMS Schedule Pick-Up

Zapata Middle School will be issuing out schedules to all incoming middle school students on Wednesday, August 7th at their respective times. Sixth graders need to be at ZMS by 9am because they will get to experience the school day by following their schedules and going to each class for 10 minutes to meet their teachers. See you soon and please try to be there on time!

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