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South San ISD celebrates Manu Ginobili Day

Students and staff throughout South San Antonio ISD showed their love this week for Manu Ginobili.

The beloved Spurs player announced Monday, that he would retire after 16 seasons and four championships.

Shortly after the announcement, San Antonio Mayor Ron Nirenburg declared August 30, Manu Ginobili Day.

On Thursday, fans across the city, including students and staff at SSAISD’s schools, honored the last member of the Big Three by donning jerseys or

T-shirts with his No. 20 and posting photos to social media with the hashtag #GraciasManu.

The staff at Five Palms Elementary honor Manu Ginobili Students and staff at Five Palms Elementary show their love for Manu Ginobili Students and staff at Dwight Middle school show thier love for Manu Ginobili The staff at Benavidez Elementary School honor Manu Ginobili by donning T-shirts with his number