At TRACE, an outstanding education is a part of the landscape. The acclaimed San Marcos Consolidated Independent School District (SMCISD) offers students an exceptional academic curriculum as well as a full roster of athletic programs and diverse extracurricular activities.

Beyond secondary school, San Marcos itself is home to Texas State University. And with the University of Texas at Austin, Saint Edward’s University, Southwestern University and UT-San Antonio nearby, there are incredible opportunities for people of all ages to learn and excel.

Children living at TRACE will be educated at several high-achieving schools.

Rodriguez Elementary School in TRACE

Located within TRACE, Rodriguez Elementary School serves students from kindergarten to 5th grade. The school’s convenient location allows TRACE kids the freedom to walk or ride their bikes to classes while offering parents the convenience of an onsite campus.

Miller Middle School

At Doris Miller Middle School, the staff educates every child not only to be an academically successful student. They teach kids the necessary knowledge and skills to be socially responsible citizens and lifelong learners within schools that foster excellence, creativity and an appreciation of cultural diversity.

San Marcos High School

San Marcos High School is committed to preparing and supporting every student in a successful academic and social transition so they may become productive, responsible citizens with the skills to meet future academic and career goals. Kids receive a high-caliber scholastic experience that focuses on effort, teamwork, cooperation and a spirit of understanding between faculty, parents, students and administration.

Texas State University

Texas State’s over 38,000 students choose from 98 bachelor’s, 91 master’s and 13 doctoral degree programs offered by the following colleges: Applied Arts, McCoy College of Business Administration, Education, Fine Arts and Communication, Health Professions, Liberal Arts, Science and Engineering, University College and The Graduate College. As an Emerging Research University, Texas State offers opportunities for discovery and innovation to faculty and students.