Board

SCHOOL BOARD OF TRUSTEES
 
Mercedes ISD Board of Trustees
 
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Carolyn Mendiola, Superintendent
MEETING NOTICES 
 
On March 16th, Governor Gregg Abbott granted a request by Attorney General Ken Paxton to temporarily suspend a limited number of open meetings laws to the extent necessary to allow telephonic or videoconference meetings in response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19).
 
Click on the link below to see the Meeting Notices and Agenda: https://v3.boardbook.org/Public/PublicHome.aspx?ak=1001222 
The Board meetings will be live-streamed via a link that is posted on the website and the video/audio recordings of the meetings will be saved and
available to the public at a later date. 
 
REGULAR MEETING NOTICE
The Mercedes Independent School District Board of Trustees meet the third Monday of each month at the Mercedes ISD Administration Building located at 206 West 6th Street, Mercedes, Texas. Meetings begin at 6:30 PM. 
The meetings are live-streamed via a link that is posted on the District website.
 
PUBLIC POSTING
The official meeting notice is publicly posted on the front main glass window of the main entrance of the district’s central office located at the administrative offices of the Mercedes Independent School District, 206 West 6th Street, Mercedes, Hidalgo County, Texas, at least seventy-two (72) hours in advance of the above-mentioned meeting, as required by Texas Government Code, Sections 551.071 through 551.084.
 
Though not required by law, the school district also posts its board meeting agendas on the district’s internet web site as a community service. The posting of any notice of a Board meeting on the Mercedes I.S.D. web site should not be considered as the official announcement for a meeting of the district’s Board of Trustees. The official notice of a Board meeting will be posted on the front main glass window of the main entrance of the district’s central office.
 
For more information, please contact the Superintendent's office at (956) 514-2000.
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President
​Mr. Oscar Riojas
Place 5
P.O. Box 419
Mercedes, TX 78570
956-514-2000
term: 2016 to 2020
 
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Vice-President
​Mr. Brian Acosta
Place 2
P.O. Box 419
Mercedes, TX 78570
956-514-2000
term: 2018 to 2022
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Secretary
Mr. Ricardo "Rick" Garza
Place 4
P.O. Box 419
Mercedes, TX 78570
956-514-2000
term: 2018 to 2022
 
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Trustee
Ms. Rachel Trevino
Place 1
P.O. Box 419
Mercedes, TX 78570
956-514-2000
term: 2018 to 2022
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Trustee
Mr. Oscar Hernandez
Place 3
P.O. Box 419
Mercedes, TX 78570
956-514-2000
term: 2018 to 2022
 
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Trustee
​Mrs. Elvia Sandoval
Place 6
P.O. Box 419 
Mercedes, TX 78570
956-514-2000
term: 2016 to 2020
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Trustee
Mr. Arturo Ayala Jr.
Place 7
P.O. Box 419
Mercedes, TX 78570
956-514-2000
term: 2016 to 2020