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Progreso High School Social Studies Department


Welcome to Progreso High School's Social Studies Department!  Here, you will find information about the courses we offer and the teachers who teach these courses, including links to individual teacher websites. In order to access teacher websites, click on the teacher names below.

We offer the following courses:  World Geography, World History, U.S. History, Government, Economics, and Anthropology (Dual Enrollment). Currently, only U.S. History is tested for the STAAR End-Of-Course.

Social Studies Teachers

Mr. Sam Benavidez ... Government; Economics

Mr. Adam Cabrera ... World Geography

Mr. Ivan Gonzalez ... Pre-AP World Geography 

Mr. Ryan Alaniz... World History

Ms. Jessica Villescaz ... Anthropology (Early College with STC); Pre-AP World History (Early College)

Jose Ponce ... U.S. History

Non-discrimination:Progreso Independent School District, an Equal Opportunity Employer. It is our policy to consider all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital or veteran status, or the presence of a non-job related medical condition or disability.