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Marlen Garduño - Site Coordinator ROOM 10
(361)806-5930 ext. 321

"Empowering students to stay in school and achieve in life."
General Information
The CIS Five BasicsEvery child needs and deserves:
1. a one-on-one relationship with a caring adult;
2. a safe place to learn to grow;
3. a healthy start and a healthy future;
4. a marketable skill to use upon graduation; and
5. a chance to give back to peers and

Mission Statement:
The mission of Communities In Schools is to surround students with a community of support, empowering them to stay in school and achieve in life.
  • West Oso Elementary at Hooks Field
    West Oso Elementary at Hooks Field
    Field day sponsored by CPL Retail Energy and Communities in Schools. 50 students got to participate in batting, catching, pitching and other activities at the Hooks Whataburger Field.
  • Rhonda Yaklin at West Oso ISD Parent Meeting
    Rhonda Yaklin at West Oso ISD Parent Meeting
    West Oso ISD Communities in Schools Site Coordinators with Rhonda Yaklin.
Site Coordinator for Communities In Schools
Hello WOE community! My name is Marlen Garduño and I am the Communities in Schools Site Coordinator for West Oso Elementary. I am so fortunate to be part of the West Oso ISD. Working for Communities in Schools in West Oso Elementary has showed me that the needs of the students come first. Therefore, I am here to help students reach their goals and strive for bigger and better things out of life. Think of me as a member of your community that will be here at WOE to help your child be successful in different areas, such as: attendance, academics and behavior. If you have a concern or need to communicate with me please do so. Thank you for helping West Oso Elementary be great school for our students!

Marlen Garduño