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Laureles Elementary has made History

The Robotics team of Fabian Cervantes, Gaspar Gracia, Enrique Lozano and Billy Florez, dubbed “Fire Robots,” placed second at the Texas Computer Education (TCEA) Robotics Region I Competition Saturday in Pharr, and qualified for the state competition. The group will be the first Los Fresnos CISD team to qualify for state in robotics. The Laureles team […]

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Students Show Appreciation to Trustees at School Board Recognition Month

Students at the 14 Los Fresnos CISD schools gave emotional presentations to trustees as part of School Board Recognition Month during the board’s regular meeting Monday. Each of the seven trustees were honored by students at two schools. Board members moved near the lectern to hear passionate presentations from the students. The theme for the […]

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LOS FRESNOS STUDENTS PREPARE FOR BUSY LIVESTOCK SHOW SEASON

Los Fresnos CISD students from various grade levels start a season of livestock shows for their animals, starting Friday at the Tip-O-Tex Livestock Show at San Benito. The show will be the first of four opportunities for students to show their steers, hogs, lambs, goats, junior heifers, and chickens in the coming weeks. Students will […]

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Los Fresnos ISD 2013 Year In Review

The Los Fresnos CISD continued its high standard of academic excellence in 2013 and gained recognition in areas outside of academics as well. Inspiration Award One of the biggest achievement of the year was Los Fresnos High School receiving one of three national Gaston Caperton Inspiration Awards from The College Board. Two other schools received […]

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LFE Repeats as Elementary  Academic Event Champion

Los Fresnos Elementary repeated as champion in the annual Elementary Academic Event Saturday at Los Fresnos High School. The biggest academic competition for elementary schools produced almost 547 participants including alternates. Los Fresnos will have bragging rights again, edging out Olmito Elementary, which finished second. Villareal Elementary finished third. The top three schools received trophies. […]

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Trustees Grant Tax Value Limitation for Wind Project

Los Fresnos CISD trustees approved granting a Chapter 313 tax value limitation agreement based on the recommendation of the Texas Comptroller’s Office for the development of wind farms located within the boundaries of the Los Fresnos CISD. Cameron Wind, the developer, will build 80 turbines. The project size is 165 Megawatts, which is enough to […]

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Rancho Verde Elementary School teams took first and third place honors at the LFCISD Robotics Competition Dec. 7 at Resaca Middle School

Eight elementary schools participated in the elementary division, forming 31 teams. Most team entries had four students each. There were five middle school teams, and two teams from Los Fresnos High School. The top three finishers in each division included: Elementary Division (31 teams) First Place Rancho Verde Elementary – Venom, 220 points: Oziel Briones, Yahir […]

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District Receives 3rd Gold Leadership  Award for Financial Transparency

Los Fresnos CISD has earned its third Gold Leadership Circle Award for the district’s website from the Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts. The report was presented to the Board of Trustees at its meeting Monday night. The district earned 19 of 20 possible points on the ratings criteria, which is based on financial information found […]

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  Los Fresnos High School was one of three national recipients of the 2013 Gaston Caperton Inspiration Award.

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TEACHER ADVISORY COMMITTEE TOURS CONSTRUCTION AREA

Members of the Los Fresnos CISD Teacher Advisory Committee got a behind-the-scenes look at construction of the additions at Los Fresnos United during their monthly meeting Wednesday. The group included representatives from each of the 14 campuses, plus some members of the district administration. In August, Los Fresnos CISD Board of Trustees awarded a construction […]

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