HISTORY FAIR - NATIONAL QUALIFIERS
The group won the C.M. Caldwell Memorial Award for Texas History, the Hispanic Heritage Award, and the Students Choice Award. The Senior Group Exhibit, Irma Lerma Rangel: Leveling The Playing For All, placed second out of 42 entries at the State History Day Competition, qualifying the group for the National History Day Competition to be held at College Park, Maryland, June 12 - 16, 2016.
Group Photo with Irma Rangel Exhibit, Debbie Henderson (niece of Irma Rangel), Linda Battles (former Chief of Staff of Representative Rangel), Mateo Requenez, Jason Perez, Mabel Garza, Ramiro Soliz & Christian R. Perez.
Madison Wins at Technology Olympics
Madison Velez competed at the 15th Annual VI Technology Olympics at the Education Service Center in Corpus Christi on Friday April 29, 2016. She placed 1st in Calculator and 2nd in Keyboarding.
On April 22nd, 2016 the Falfurrias Jerseys beat Edinburg Quest 18-0 to clinch the outright District 32-3A championship. The win also was a major milestone in Coach David C. Salinas’s career as he got his 600th win at Falfurrias High School. This is Coach Salinas’s 28th year as head coach with a current record of 602-217-5. His first win came on February 29th 1989 against Hidalgo with a 9-1 win. The Jerseys have made the state championship game in 1991, 1993 and 2006, including winning the title in 1991. Congratulations Coach Salinas!