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.
The District Advisory Council will meet April 6, 2015 at Tombaugh Elementary in the Library at 5:00 p.m. The meeting is open to all parents and will include a legislative update by Superintendent Stan Rounds and a policy review presentation by Nancy Cathey.
LAS CRUCES—Parents and community residents are asked to complete a short, 10-question survey that will help the Las Cruces Public Schools make improvements. Jo Galván, LCPS communication director, said the annual Quality of Education survey is available online and is in English and Spanish. ... read more.
LAS CRUCES—Students from Camino Real Middle School are on an educational trip during spring break to Washington, D.C. and New York City, March 21-26. The 35 students will spend three days in each city, said sponsor and Camino Real social studies teacher Paul Gassé.
Among the 8th graders taking the ... read more.
LAS CRUCES—Before the New Mexico Legislative session came to a close at noon on Saturday, March 21, a group of 26 students from Oñate High School got to see government in action during a school field trip to Santa Fe. The Oñate students also took with them a New Mexico flag, which was flown over ... read more.
All schools in the Las Cruces school district will be closed Monday, March 23 through Friday, March 27 for Spring Break. No classes will be held. The LCPS Administration Building, 505 S. Main, will be open during Spring Break. All classes resume their normal schedule on Monday, March 30, 2015.
Mario Navarrette, a 7th-grade student at Vista Middle School, recently won the New Mexico Junior Wrestling State Championship in his 165-pound weight division. He won a championship medal and a new wrestling singlet (uniform) for taking 1st in his weight class.
Navarrette, 13, is a member of the ... read more.
LAS CRUCES—Members of the Oñate High School Jr. Medical Reserve Corp (MRC) recently attended a statewide MRC Volunteer Summit in Albuquerque and returned with several top awards.
The Medical Reserve Corps is a national organization of volunteers that work toward improving the health and safety in ... read more.
The Bridge of Southern New Mexico is seeking student nominations to recognize outstanding teachers in Dona Ana County – and that includes teachers in Las Cruces Public Schools. There are cash prizes and a three-day cruise that our teachers could win for being selected. Teachers certainly deserve ... read more.
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.