The Leader in Me is Franklin Covey’s whole school transformation process. It teaches 21st century leadership and life skills to students and creates a culture of student empowerment based on the idea that every child can be a leader. In an effort to develop and support the 7 Habits, San Felipe Del Rio CISD proudly implements this leadership model in each of our elementary schools.
San Felipe Del Rio CISD’s reform of the Bilingual Program provides new opportunities for teachers to routinely implement purposeful linguistic accommodations through tiered classroom instruction for ELL students throughout the course of the school year.
Power Hour provides all K-12 students with the support, resources and guidance necessary to guide students to achieve academic success in reading skills and comprehension. The program operates on the belief that a child’s progress depends upon open communication, routine support and progress monitoring between students, staff and parents. Many of the children attending the program consistently achieve grade level improvements as seen through their formal school assessments – test scores and report cards.
The state's goal for G/T students is to ensure that those students who participate in G/T services demonstrate skills in self-directed learning, thinking, research, and communication. By the 2017-2018 school year, San Felipe Del Rio CISD will initiate a redesigned plan to establish a protocol for services that leads 1st-12th grade G/T students to a pathway of depth and complexity beyond the general curriculum.
San Felipe Del Rio CISD’s Career and Technical Education (CTE) programs offer a sequence of courses that provides students with coherent and rigorous content aligned with challenging academic standards and relevant technical knowledge and skills needed to prepare them for further education and careers in current or emerging professions.
San Felipe Del Rio CISD’s Blended Academy targets Del Rio’s at-risk middle and high school students by implementing a customized and personalized standards-based instructional environment using multiple models of blended learning.
San Felipe Del Rio CISD’s Athletic Program takes pride in providing opportunities for athletes, teams and coaches to reach their highest potential both on and off the playing field. Our educational commitment is academics first and then athletics. We strive to model and instill in our athletes accountability, responsibility, respect, dedication, commitment to a cause, and the belief that there are no short cuts to success.
San Felipe Del Rio CISD’s Early College High School is a college preparatory dual enrollment high school program strategically designed to fulfill and exceed college and university admission requirements. It is an academic program intended to enable students to pursue post-secondary education at a community college, four-year college, or university.
San Felipe Del Rio CISD takes pride in supporting UIL Academics. The district offers elementary, middle school and high school comprehensive literary and academic competitive program activities at every campus.
The San Felipe CISD and the Fine Arts Department believe that a Fine Arts education is essential for the development of the whole child. The arts provide students with unique experiences that allow them to explore their passions, maximize their creativity and critical thinking skills, and learn valuable lessons about self-motivation, dedication, team work, and communication.
San Felipe Del Rio CISD’s Career and Technical Education (CTE) programs offer a sequence of foundation courses at the middle school level that provides students with an opportunity to receive coherent and rigorous content aligned with challenging academic standards and relevant technical knowledge and skills needed to prepare them in their education or career pathway.
San Felipe Del Rio CISD is proud to introduce our new website! The new SFDR Home Page offers features which are designed to assist staff, students and the community with easier access to the information they need.
Let’s go to the movies!! On Thursday, April 6th, 299 RCE Cougars attended a movie matinee at the SPC in honor of their PERFECT ATTENDANCE for the 4th six weeks. Way to go, Cougars!! Remember – When you miss school, you miss out!
DRMS 7th grade art classes helped design the lunch boxes for the Special Olympics event that was held on Thursday morning. Many people complimented the work that was done the students. Over 30 boxes were designed to hold their lunches. Pictured Sheri Vela's 3rd period class.
Del Rio High School FCCLA Culinary Chapter competed at the Family Career and Community Leaders of America State Leadership Conference in Dallas, Texas April 6-8, 2017. Eduardo Lopez, Matthew Desjardins, & Estefania Moreno competed in Culinary Arts, Sydney Schell & Reyna Haynes competed in Chapters Service Project Portfolio, and Adriana Vasquez competed in Cupcake Battle. This is the first time Del Rio been represented at the State Conference in Culinary Arts events. Each student put forth their best efforts and are looking forward to next year’s competition. Members took Family and Consumer Science Assessments: Eduardo Lopez, Estefania Moreno, and Adriana Vasquez earned Silver medals, Matthew Desjardins and Sydney Schell earned Bronze medals in their respective exams. Advisor Chef Adan Cortez stated that all members showed excellent teamwork skills, communication skills, and professionalism in competition. Many event organizers were impressed by their skills. The theme Rise Lead and Succeed inspired members to develop activities for chapter members that have helped many students of all ages. FCCLA is part of Family and Consumer Science Education and Career and Technical Education. FCCLA is the ultimate leadership experience.
Del Rio Middle School Administration would like to give their Librarian, Mrs. Garza and Aides, Ms. Fuentes and Mrs. Padilla a huge THANK YOU for all their hard work and dedication to our students and staff. They are always willing to go the extra mile and help out in other areas when needed....you three are greatly appreciated and DRMS is a better place because of YOU!!!