Social Studies Department

Department Chair: Scott Cook

Andrea Gaines

andrea.gaines@austinisd.org
512-414-8600  ext.72405  &  Google Voice #(512) 838-3421

Margarita Ojeda-Tripp

margarita.ojedatripp@austinisd.org
512-414-8600  ext. 72400  &  Google Voice # 512 436 5032

Jacqueline Vidal

jacqueline.vidal@austinisd.org
512-414-8600  ext. 72415  &  Google Voice # 512-763-0468

Jesse Burrow

Jesse.Burrow@austinisd.org
512-414-8600  ext. 72411

Scott Cook

russell.cook@austinisd.org
512-414-8600  ext. 72418  &  Google Voice # 737-471-3613

Mr. Cook has taught social studies at Garza since 2021. Before earning his teaching degree at the University of Texas, Mr. Cook worked as a lawyer for many years in Austin and throughout Texas.

Maragwa Schroeder

maragwa.schroeder@austinisd.org
512-414-8600  ext. 72387  &  Google Voice # (512) 815-2372

Celia Tovar 

celia.r.tovar@austinisd.org
512-414-8600  ext. 72417  &  Google voice # 512-298-2006


Courses in Social Studies

  • World History
  • US History
  • Government
  • Economics
  • Personal Financial Literacy