The Core 4 is a partnership between the City of San Marcos, Hays County, San Marcos Consolidated Independent School District and Texas State University. This partnership was formalized through a city ordinance that Council approved on February 18, 2020. This ordinance created the provision for Youth Services which allows for Community Action, Inc. of Central Texas to hire a Youth Services Director. Through this The San Marcos Commission on Children and Youth (SMCCY) and the San Marcos Youth Commission formally transitioned to the following groups below:
The Core 4 Policy Group
The Core 4 Task Force
The Youth Task Force
The Youth Services Director, will be leading, implementing and working with the aforementioned entities to implement the vision and goals of the 2013 Youth Master Plan.