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Art Fiesta and Competition
MARINA GONZALEZ

We are so proud of our art students who had their art showcased and entered in the art fiesta competition. Vicente Carrillo received 1st place in the 3rd-5th grade division and Camilla Barbosa received 3rd place in the K-2 division. Way to go!

RGVLS Art Contest Winners
MARINA GONZALEZ

 

P.F.C. MARIO YBARRA ART STUDENTS REPRESENTED OUR SCHOOL AND DISTRICT AT THE RGV LIVESTOCK SHOW ART CONTEST. WE ARE SO PROUD TO ANNOUNCE OUR WINNERS!

In the Marker Category: 4th - 5th Grade Division, Ashley Escalon won 2nd Place

In the Pen and Ink Category: 4th - 5th Grade Division, Priscilla Quintanilla won 3rd Place

In the Marker Category: 4th - 5th Grade Division, Elissa Marroquin won 3rd Place

 

Art club student April Ambriz won 1ST PLACE in the marker category: 4th -5th grade division

April then competed with all first place winners and she won the top award, BEST OF SHOW CHAMPION!

In addition, APRIL AUCTIONED HER ARTWORK FOR $900!

Perla Lopez - Teacher of the Year
MARINA GONZALEZ

We are so proud to announce that our Teacher of the Year for the 2017-2018 school year is Perla Lopez. Mrs. Lopez is one of our Kindergarten teachers here at Ybarra Elementary and she always goes above and beyond for her students. We appreciate all of her hard work! We invite you to visit our photo gallery to view all of the photos taken at her surprise notification and interview. 

 

District Science Fair Winners
MARINA GONZALEZ

Ybarra Elementary

District Science Fair Results

Click here to see photos of our winners

 

Grade

Place

Category

Project Title

Name(s)

3rd

4th

Computer Science

Auto - Alarm

Tien Marquez

1st

Engineering Prototyping

Hydraulic Bridge

Marely Ramos

1st

Physical Science

How tall can it go?

Emily Estrada

 

4th

2nd

Environmental Engineering

Natural Water Filter

Joel Balderas & Jose Martinez

4th

Matter & Energy

Blow Up

Rey Garcia

1st

Mechanical Engineering

Let there be light!

Madison Zamora

3rd

Mechanical Engineering

Avoiding Disasters

Kyandra Izaguirre & Alaina Riojas

1st

Robotics & Embedded Systems

Static Electricity Bell

Alexis Lopez

3rd

Robotics & Embedded Systems

Lemon Lit

Emmanuel Robledo

 

5th

5th

Force & Motion

Air Resistor

Jose Botello

3rd

Matter & Energy

Biomass to Biogas

Kaley Rodriguez, Andrea Merla, & Desiree Herrera

3rd

Mechanical Engineering

Homemade Stethoscopes

Yaranelly Alonzo

2nd

Robotics & Embedded Systems

A cool way to convert electricity

Ethan Garza

 

Valentine's Day Dance & Snack Sale
MARINA GONZALEZ

February 14th, during the elective periods, all students will be allowed to participate in our Valentine's Day Dance and Snack Sale. The entrance fee to the dance will be $1.00 and students may bring additional funds to purchase snacks and Valentine's Day photos. All proceeds will benefit Ybarra students and staff.