Board

SCHOOL 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: 
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 Tuesday of each month at the Mercedes ISD Central Office Boardroom located at 950 West 6th Street, Mercedes, Texas. Meetings begin at 6:00 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 bulletin board at the main entrance of the district’s central office located at the administrative offices of the Mercedes Independent School District, 950 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.
 
Though not required by law, the school district also posts its board meeting agendas on the district’s website as a community service. The posting of any notice of a Board meeting on the Mercedes I.S.D. website 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 bulletin board at 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 Hernandez
Place 3
P.O. Box 419
Mercedes, TX 78570
956-514-2000
term: 2018 to 2022
 
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Vice-President
​Mr. Pete Martinez, III
Place 6
P.O. Box 419
Mercedes, TX 78570
956-514-2000
term: 2020 to 2024
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Secretary
Mrs. Lucy Delgado
Place 5
P.O. Box 419
Mercedes, TX 78570
956-514-2000
term: 2020 to 2024
 
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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. Ricardo "Rick" Garza
Place 4
P.O. Box 419
Mercedes, TX 78570
956-514-2000
term: 2018 to 2022
 
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Trustee
​Mr. Eddie Howell, Jr.
Place 7
P.O. Box 419 
Mercedes, TX 78570
956-514-2000
term: 2020 to 2024
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Trustee
Mr. Brian Acosta
Place 2
P.O. Box 419
Mercedes, TX 78570
956-514-2000
term: 2018 to 2022
   
2020-2021 Board Meeting Schedule:
Monday, July 20, 2020
Monday, August 17, 2020
Monday, September 21, 2020
Monday, October 19, 2020
Monday, November 16, 2020
Monday, December 14, 2020                                             
Tuesday, January 19, 2021,   
Board Appreciation Month
Tuesday, February 16, 2021
Tuesday, March 09,  2021                                          
Tuesday, April 20, 2021
Tuesday, May 18, 2021
Tuesday, June 22, 2021