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Human Resources

Serving the Texas City, La Marque and surrounding communities, the Texas City Independent School District is comprised of approximately 7,800 students and 1,250 employees at 14 campuses committed to providing a quality education to each student.

The Human Resources department serves both applicants and employees. We provide service in the areas of compensation, employee relations and both regular and substitute employment. The Human Resources department is also responsible for the strategic planning and implementation of human resource programs to include professional, paraprofessional and auxiliary staffing, wage and salary administration, leave administration, performance appraisal, and benefits.  

Texas City ISD does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age or disability in providing education or providing access to benefits of education services, activities and programs, including vocational programs, in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as amended; Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972; Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended; Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act; and the Age Discrimination Act of 1975.

Staff Directory

Lucy Diaz

Titles: Human Resources Specialist/Substitutes and Leaves

Desari Gonzales

Titles: District Receptionist/Volunteer Tracker

Marcus Higgs

Titles: Assistant Superintendent for Human Resources

Carrie Jones

Titles: Coordinator of HR/Benefits & Auxiliary Staffing

Dewayne McGary

Titles: Director of Human Resources

Liz Trader

Titles: Administrative Assistant-Certification Specialist

2023 Teachers of the Year

Congratulations to Crystal Johnson from Simms Elementary School and Nikki Ashcraft from Texas City High School for being named the TCISD Elementary and Secondary Teachers of the Year!

Portraits of the 2023 Teachers of the Year

Compensation Plans

Higher Education for Employees

Teacher Retirement

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