Waitz Elementary School

...Welcome to Waitz..."I am not a teacher, but an awakener." -Robert Frost...

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Principal's Message

Principal's Message


The staff at Waitz Elementary School welcomes you and your family to the 2017-2018 School Year. We are committed to doing all we can to make this school year a successful experience for every student.

Here at Waitz we take pride in developing our students, teachers, parents and administrators to be the best they can be! This will be my fifth year serving as Principal at Waitz, and we are soaring to new heights each year. All of our initiatives are centered around our district and campus Mission and Vision Statement which centers on student success!

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact me at (956) 323-6600 or rrodri38@mcisd.org

Thank you,

Mrs. Ruby Rodriguez
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Preparing Students for College, Careers and Life

4th grade students at Movie Night.
5th grade students presenting a Veterans Day skit.
Honoring Veteran family members in LRC.
Teachers serving food at Movie Night.
Red Ribbon Week DEA presentation.
Waitz staff at the Little Library ribbon cutting ceremony.
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Carl C. Waitz Elementary

MHS students entering the Pep Rally.
Presenting Veteran's Day projects in LRC.
Police officer costume character reading in the library.
MHS football players giving high fives to Waitz students at Pep Rally.
Waiting to welcome Veterans to the Veterans Day Program.
Ribbon cutting ceremony for the Free Little Library.
Students filling the new Little Library with books.
The front of Waitz Elementary School.
PK student reading in the library
Students getting books from the Little Library.
Students celebrating veteran family members.
Students at the DHR Red Ribbon Week presentation.

News and Announcements

Veterans Day Program

Friday, Nov. 10, 2017
As a thank you for their service, Waitz will be honoring our veterans with a luncheon and a program.

Book Fair Week

Sept 11 - Sept 15, 2017
Shopping Hours are 7:30 am - 11:00 am and 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Grandparents Day in the Library

Friday, Sept. 8, 2017 8:30am - 10:00am
Happy Grandparents Day! Grandparents are invited to come to the library and read with their grandchild. We will have a craft for the kids.

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