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First-Year Teachers Prepare for New Experiences

First-Year Teachers Prepare for New Experiences

by Ronnie Zamora/LFCISD Twenty-four teachers took part in the First-Year Teacher Academy at Rancho Verde Elementary Library. They were undergoing staff development last Wednesday and Thursday to prepare them for experiences in classroom. The 24 teachers with 0-3 years experience are spending staff development time on the following topics: Effective Teacher Characteristics; Getting Ready: Room, […]

More than 1,000 Attend Back-to-School Fair

by Ronnie Zamora/LFCISD More than 1,000 people attended the 3nd Annual Los Fresnos CISD Community Back-To-School Fair Wednesday, August 2nd, at the Los Fresnos United Dome. Most came from families whose children needed school supplies and other items donated who sponsored the fair. Four sponsors – DentaQuest, Driscoll Health Plan, Molina Health Care, and Superior […]

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LFCISD Board Welcomes New Teachers to District

by Ronnie Zamora/LFCISD Sixteen teachers were approved by the Los Fresnos CISD Board of Trustees at its regular monthly meeting Monday at the Board Room/Training Center. Ten of the teachers were present and were recognized by trustees. The new teachers include: Los Fresnos High School Michelle Douglas, English/ESL Griselda Galvez, Science Cruz Omar Gonzalez, Agriculture […]

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Young Gifted and Talented Students Complete 4-day Camp

by Ronnie Zamora/LFCISD More than 160 students in grades 1-4 completed the Gifted and Talented Discovery Camp Thursday at Los Fresnos High School. The students displayed their talents at a show at the LFHS Cafeteria. GT students in grades 5-8 will take part in a Discovery Camp June 12-15 with the performance scheduled at 2 […]

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Los Cuates Middle School Students Earn Trip to Washington, D.C.

by Ronnie Zamora/LFCISD Los Cuates Middle School students Wendy Guiffaro and Nicolas Sanches have earned a trip to Washington, D.C. as area winners of the “Do The Right Thing” Challenge. Out of 648 essays submitted from seven Valley schools, 14 finalists from seven schools were chosen. The essays by Guiffaro and Sanches were then chosen […]

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Graduates Visit Elementary Schools They Attended

by Ronnie Zamora/LFCISD About 200 Los Fresnos High School seniors who are about to graduate paid a visit to the elementary schools they attended in the first Graduate Day. About 700 of the 730 graduates were at LFHS for the annual Panoramic Photo Day, dressed in graduation regalia. From there, more than one-fourth of them […]

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Las Yescas Elementary Receives Bush Foundation Library Grant

by Ronnie Zamora/LFCISD Las Yescas Elementary has been selected as one of 160 school libraries from 38 states to receive a grant from the Laura Bush Foundation for America’s Libraries. The grant will fulfill school library book and magazine requests with the goal of encouraging students to develop a love of reading and learning. The […]

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Top 10 Spotlight: Valedictorian Daisy Paredes

Most elementary school-age children enjoy relaxing in the summer, playing outdoor and indoor games, and spending time with their families. Daisy Paredes did the same, but also spent free time studying and preparing for the upcoming school year. “When I was younger in elementary school, my parents would tutor me during the summer for the […]

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Top 10 Spotlight: Kevin Benavides

by Ronnie Zamora/LFCISD Kevin Benavides played the video game Donkey Kong Country when he was 4 years old. The love for video games and how they work may pave the way for a career for Kevin, the third-ranked student in the Los Fresnos High School Class of 2017. He plans to major in Arts and Entertainment Technology […]

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Groups Recognized, Teacher Hired at Special Meeting

Story and photos by Ronnie Zamora/LFCISD The last of student groups to be recognized for the 2016-17 school year were presented at the Los Fresnos CISD Board of Trustees meeting Monday, May 22nd. Members of the Los Fresnos High School/Los Fresnos United UIL Academics teams was recognized by the board for their achievements. LFU won […]

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