21 de Abril de 2015
Th e regular meeting of the Rio Grande City Consolidated Independent School District held on Wednesday, April 15, featured a line item which read; “Consider and take possible action on appointment of individual to fi ll vacancy created by resignation of
member of board of trustees.” “Rio Grande City CISD’s newest board member was nominated and approved during the regular School Board Meeting last night.” reads a statement release by the District via social media. “Benito Saenz, a La Grulla native and Rio Grande City High School graduate was sworn in by Judge Salvador Zarate.”
According to the statement released by the district, Saenz has over forty years of experience in education both as teacher and administrator. Saenz offi cially fi lls the vacancy left by former Board member, Roberto “Bobby”
Gutierrez, who resigned earlier this year, with no explanation given, aft er having served on the Board for over 20 years.