The Mission of Blackshear Elementary is to instill a GROWTH Mindset among all staff members and students, so that all students are encouraged and empowered to achieve their goals.


    1. Ensure all students meet their MAP RIT reading and math goals 

    2. Ensure 60% of our students in 3rd – 5th meet or exceed STAAR progress measure

    3. Increase student attendance to 95% in 2025

    4. Ensure 60% of our kindergartners meet the kinder readiness test

    5. School Connectedness: Students believe that adults and peers care about their learning and about them, as measured by Panorama survey goal of 75%


    Blackshear Magnet Elementary 

    Office Staff

    Principal : Ms.Valerie Rivera 

    Assistant Principal : Mrs. Varela

    Secretary : Yaritza Hinojosa

    Building Clerk: Esmerlda Castillo

    Records Clerk: Ana Jimenez