Award Year: 2019

George West Primary School

405 Travis
George West, TX, 78022-3418

(361) 449-1914

Mr. Patrick James, Principal at time of Nomination

Mrs. Christina E. Cortez, Current Principal

George West Independent School District

School Website


George West Primary will ensure all students reach their academic potential in a safe, orderly learning environment. George West Primary will also ensure students develop the necessary character traits and work ethic to become successful adults.

Student Demographics
  • Black/African American: 1%
  • White: 33%
  • Hispanic: 63%
  • Asian: 1%
  • Native American: 1%
  • Two or more races: 1%
George West Primary School, George West, Texas

George West Primary School, George West, Texas

The George West Primary's goal is to enable students to successfully become tomorrow's adults by giving them the knowledge, skills, and works habits necessary to make reasoned decisions in the ever-changing future. George West Primary school is committed to providing both students and educators with the skills to access, evaluate, and apply information and knowledge as technology advances. To accomplish its goals, we love active participation of parents, teachers, aides, and community members in decision making and instruction. This National Blue Ribbon Award will be the third time that this small school in South Texas has been awarded this honor. George West Primary is committed to working with all stakeholders in the education of our students.