Welcome to Tony Gonzalez Elementary

Tony Gonzalez Elementary is a Texas Education Agency Region One Campus located in Cameron County, Texas. Our school district is centered in our rural farming community in Santa Maria, TX. 

Tony Gonzalez Elementary and Santa Maria Middle school serve 370 students.


Dr. Seuss Week

March 2nd is Dr. Seuss’s birthday—what better way to celebrate than to read? Did you know Dr. Seuss would be 114 this year? While he is no longer with us, his legacy lives on in the pages of his books. He forever changed the way children’s books were written and continue to inspire generations.

In observance of Read Across America and Dr. Seuss Week, Tony Gonzalez Elementary and Santa Maria Middle school will be participating in a week of dress downs to celebrate some of the Dr. Seuss books. The dress downs and corresponding days are listed below. 

· Monday 3/5
Cat in the Hat Day
Wear a Hat 

· Tuesday 3/6
I Can Read with my Eyes Shut Day                 
Wear a shirt we can read

· Wednesday 3/7
Green Eggs and Clothes Day
Wear Something Green 

· Thursday 3/8
Fox in Socks Day
Wear Crazy Socks 

· Friday 3/9
If I Ran the Zoo Day
Wear Something with Animal Print

We hope your child will participate in the fun! If you have questions about the week’s festivities, you may contact the front office.




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Prepare for Success

Click on the link for more information: 2015 Gr5 and 8 SSI Brochure