Purpose of the District Education Improvement Council (DEIC)

  • The purpose of the District Education Improvement Council (DEIC) is to establish and review the district goals and objectives and to discuss major instructional programs, participate in the development and approval of staff development of a district-wide nature, and provide written comments or requests for waivers, if appropriate.

    The DEIC is comprised of eight professional teaching staff members, one campus-based non-teaching professional, one district-wide professional staff member, four parent representatives, two community representatives, and two business representatives. These will be selected by the superintendent. Principals and Central Office administrators will serve as ex-officio members.

2020-2021 Representatives

  • Central Elementary
    Mandi Henkes, Marie Garcia

    East Side Intermediate
    Lori Beth Mullenix, Sydney Stuhrenberg 

    Palacios Junior High
    Kay Wagner, Kim Garcia

    Palacios High School
    Mandi Bates, Leslie Gerberman

    Community Representatives
    Vickijane Bear-Mosier, Cara Herlin

    Business Representatives
    Amber Engel, Sally Kurtz

    Parent Representatives
    Amy Kubecka , Daphni Bowers

    Non-Teaching Professional
    Gayla Warner

    District Level Professional Representative
    Dr. Julia McMains  

    Ad-Hoc Members
    Buddy Kelley,  Stephanie Garcia
    Dr. Brian Williams, Dr. Bill Chapman, Amy Marroquin

Meeting Dates, Agendas & Minutes