Waitz Elementary School

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

Upcoming Events

Early Release Day

Date: 12/21/2016
Winter Break

Date: 12/22/2016
Winter Break

Date: 12/23/2016
Winter Break

Date: 12/24/2016
Winter Break

Date: 12/25/2016

Principal's Message

Principal's Message


The staff at Waitz Elementary School welcomes you and your family to the 2016-2017 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 third 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

Waitz Staff ready for the 2016 convocation

Waitz Staff cooling off

Waitz Staff at 2016 convocation

Carl C. Waitz Elementary

News and Announcements

Hour of Code

Friday, December 9, 2016
Waitz students will be participating in this year's #HourOfCode. For more information on this global event visit www.hourofcode.com

Author Visit

Friday, December 2, 2016
Ms. Cory Putman Oakes will be visiting Waitz Elementary and presenting to our 4th and 5th graders. She will discuss her books Dinosaur Boy and Dinosaur Boy Saves Mars.

Veterans Day Program

Friday, November 11, 2016
Students have invited the Veterans in their families to join us for a special luncheon in their honor. We will also have a presentation in the cafeteria for our Veterans at 1:30 pm.

Mock Election

Friday, November 4, 2016
Students will participate in our mock presidential election on Friday. Results will be announced at the end of the day.

Grandparents Day in the Library

Monday, Sept. 12, 2016 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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