The Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District Board of Trustees approved the hiring of Tanya Garza as the Principal at Zavala Elementary and Mindy Sanchez as the Principal at Lee Means Elementary during a special meeting on July 1.
Garza will serve as Principal at Zavala Elementary after serving as the school’s Assistant Principal since 2011. She has worked in education since 2002 and first joined HCISD as an Instructional Facilitator for Zavala Elementary in 2009.
Sanchez joins Lee Means Elementary after serving as Assistant Principal at Crockett Elementary since 2011. She has served as an educator at Crockett since 2007 holding the positions of Special Education Teacher, Teacher, and Instructional Facilitator.