Resaca Elementary

901 Filmore Street
Brownsville, Texas 78520
Phone: (956)982-2900 Fax: (956)982-2916

5 Star Rating 2015

Thank You Parents and Teachers!! I am very proud to say that it is your dedication that our students succeed at our campus.

Report Card

Resaca has submitted an application to the Molina Foundation to get free books!

Mission Statement

The mission of Resaca Elementary is to devote, bequeath and focus on academic excellence and gave high expectations in order for each student to become college bound, successful and abiding members, citizens, and adults of society.


The Vision of Resaca Elementary is to have each of its students achieve their greatest potential and build a solid foundation for the future.

Student Pledge


School Namesake

Not all Brownsville schools are named for well known citizens or areas of the city. Resaca Elementary was opened in 1931 and named for the bodies of water often associated with Brownsville. An actual resaca was located east of the school until 1965. At that time, the Texas Department of Highways filled un the resaca as part of the construction of the U.S. 77-83.

School Mascot: Mighty Chiefs

School Colors: Royal Blue and White


Map and Zoning

This is the location of the our campus. The shaded area is the zoning for Resaca Elementary.


  • Triple Distinction Designation 2013
  • Gold Performance Acknowledgements-Reading, Math, Writing and Attendance
  • 2012 Pre-K Center of Excellence by the Texas Education Agency
  • T.E.A. Recognized Campus 2011 2011 Gold Performance
  • Acknowledgements from the Texas Education Agency
  • T.B.E.C. 2006 Honor Roll School
  • Title 1 Distinguished School Award-2001-2002
  • Texas Migrant Education Acknowledge Campus Award-2001-2002
  • Texas Monthly 5 Staff School-2000-2001 & 2001-2002

Campus Goals

  • 100% of students in 3rd-5th grades will pass STAAR Reading
  • 100% of students in 3rd-5th grades will pass STAAR Math
  • 100% of students in 4th grade will pass STAAR Writing
  • 100% of students in 5th grade will pass STAAR Science
  • 98.0% attendance rate shall be maintained
  • Student discipline Referrals will be reduced by 5%
  • There will be an increase in parental involvement

State Campus Report Card

TEA Ratings

2015 TEA Campus Rating

5 Stars!!! Again we did it!!! we got the maximum number of stars. Again, I would like to thank the parents, teachers, and students for all their hard work. Our campus couldn't have done it without you.

Report Card

2014 TEA Campus Rating

In 2014, Resaca was very successful. We succeeded in achieving all the possible distinctions.

Report Card 2013-2014 TAPR Report

Campus Improvement Plan


2015-2016 CIP

The 2015-2016 Campus Improvement Plan is designed to assist our campus to use our resources to target student/campus goals.

2016 CIP

2014-2015 CIP

This is our campus plan. This is how Resaca Elementary will use it's resources to fulfill student needs for the 2014-2015 school year.

2015 CIP

Parent Information

Parent News

Please contact teachers for any information

Student News

Reminder students are to wear white BISD logo or Blue Resaca polo shirts

Parent Meeting Info

Next Meeting

Events Calendar