Tuesday, March 28, 2017
LCPS Mission: The Las Cruces Public Schools, in partnership with students, families, and the community, provides a student-centered learning environment that cultivates character, fosters academic excellence, and embraces diversity.
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Banner Unified School

Vista Middle Earns National Recognition for Inclusive Practices

Thanks to a schoolwide effort to provide inclusive sports and activities for students with and without disabilities, Vista Middle School was recently named a Banner Unified Champion School by Special Olympics New Mexico (SONM). The recognition makes Vista Middle School the only middle school in the ... read more.
SPED Transition Fair

SPED Dept. Hosts Post-High School Resource Fair

The LCPS Special Education Department is set to host a post-high school transition and resource fair for high school seniors who are receiving special education services, Thursday, March 30 from 4 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at the Las Cruces High School Multi-Media Center & Sky Bridge, 1755 El Paseo Road. ... read more.
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LCHS Students Advance to National Competition

Four Las Cruces High School students are headed for Washington, D.C. to compete in the Academic WorldQuest National Competition, April 28-29 at the National Press Club in Washington D.C.  Aretha Deng, Emily DeRuyter, Kyla Navarro and Lara Teich qualified for this all-expenses-paid trip by besting ... read more.
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Spring Break for Students and Staff

No classes will be held for students in prekindergarten-through-12th grades at all LCPS schools during the LCPS Spring Break, March 20-24, 2017.   Classes will resume their regular schedule on Monday, March 27. The LCPS Administration Building, 505 S. Main, will be open, however, there will be very ... read more.

Nominations open for NGAGE New Mexico’s 3rd Annual Champions for Education Awards

Nominations are now open for NGAGE New Mexico's 3rd Annual Champions for Education Awards. Below is the link to the nomination form and different awards being given. Nominations must be submitted by March 31, 2017.


OHS Jazz Fest

Oñate Jazz Fest Brings Jazz Icons to Las Cruces

The Sixth Annual Oñate High School (OHS) Jazz Festival is set to bring Jeff Coffin, Marko Djordjevic and Eric Miyashiro, three iconic jazz musicians, to play two performances with the OHS Jazz Workshop, April 25-26 at 7 p.m. at the OHS Performing Arts Center, 5700 Mesa Grande Drive. Tickets for ... read more.
Ag bootcamp

High School Teachers Participate in National Training

Discussing a range of topics and facilitation techniques related to agriscience, Kim O’Byrne, a teacher at Mayfield High School, and Rachel Knight, a teacher at Centennial High School, joined agriculture teachers from around the country for a two-day National Agriscience Teacher Ambassador ... read more.

Students Advance to National Health Occupation Competition

Students members of the Health Occupation Students of America (HOSA) clubs at Arrowhead Park Early College High School (APECHS), Las Cruces High School (LCHS), Oñate High School (OHS) and Zia Middle School (ZMS) brought home a combined 48 medals from the HOSA Future Health Professionals State ... read more.
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