Saint Elizabeth Catholic School is excited to announce that Patricia Garcia has accepted the position of Interim Principal with the school.

Garcia graduated from Texas A & M University - Kingsville with a Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education, Early Childhood Endorsement, Master’s Degree in Reading and an Educational Administration certification.

She has been in education her entire career and in fact, her first teaching assignment was with Saint Elizabeth's Catholic School.

Garcia is a compassionate, committed and experienced educator and administrator and in her extensive experience she held the following positions reading coach, reading specialist, kinder, first and second grade teacher, and principal of Schallert Elementary for many years with Alice Independent School District.

The public is invited to a morning mass at St. Elizabeth Church on Friday, Feb. 23 at 8 a.m. to give Garcia a very warm SES welcome to the parish and school community. She will begin her assignment next Tuesday, Feb. 27.