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Dear Shorthorn Students and Parents,

I welcome you to Trautmann Middle School home of the mighty Shorthorns! The faculty, staff and administration are happy to welcome you into our T.M.S. family. Trautmann Middle School opened its doors in 1996 and, over the past twenty-one years, has established a stellar reputation not only among the community but are state ranked at 358 of 2003 ranked middle schools in 2017 by the state of Texas. Our success can be attributed to the commitment of an outstanding faculty, staff, student and parent/community involvement. 

Trautmann has excelled in many different areas, recieving national recognition as an A/B Honor Roll School in 2018, TEA 7 of 7 Distinction Designations 2 years in a row (2017 & 2018) with no less than 4 Distinction Designations 2013-2016, recoginitions in Regional Science Fairs, Academic UIL events, athletics, band (ranked 8th in the state of Texas 2017), art recognitions, Cheerleading Nationals, Lassos Dance Team Nationals and the list continues.

We are very proud of our students’ accomplishments, and we believe this year they will continue attaining and surpassing the ever increasing state and federal standards. We look forward in working with you, and hope that your child’s middle school years will be extremely productive and memorable. 


Leticia Menchaca, Principal


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