Saturday, July 22, 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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The LCPS Administration Building is following a summer-hours schedule.  The building will be open Mondays through Thursdays from 7:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.  The building is closed on Fridays.  During the week of Independence Day holiday, July 3-7, the summer office hours will be 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., ... read more.
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VFW Kicks-off Annual Scholarship Competitions

From now until Oct. 31, the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) is giving middle school and high school students the opportunity to compete for thousands of dollars in awards and scholarships and a trip to Washington D.C. in the organization’s annual original essay competitions. The Voice of Democracy ... read more.
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VFW Seeking Nominees for Teaching Award

The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 6917 is seeking nominations for the Smart/Maher VFW National Citizenship Education Teacher Award, now through Oct. 31. Each year, the national award recognizes one elementary school teacher (K through 5th grade), one junior high teacher (6th through 8th ... read more.
Jim Bradley Championship Way

City Unveils Jim Bradley Championship Way

In honor of the late Mayfield High School (MHS) Head Football Coach Jim Bradley, the City of Las Cruces designated a portion of Tashiro Road the “Coach Jim Bradley Championship Way” at an unveiling ceremony Tuesday, July 11 at 9 a.m. in the west side parking lot of the field of dreams. The sign ... read more.
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Pre-K for Advanced Learners Accepting Applications

The Pre-K for Advanced Learners program is now accepting applications for the 2017/18 school year.  This program works in collaboration with New Mexico State University (NMSU) to provide free pre-k classes for children who will turn five between September 1 and November 30, 2017, and exhibit ... read more.
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Partnership Bolsters Head Start Recruitment

Thanks to a collaborative partnership between the LCPS Head Start program, Doña Ana County Head Start, La Clinica de Familia (LCDF) Early Head Start and Ngage New Mexico, buses throughout Las Cruces are now featuring advertisements touting the variety of free support services offered through all ... read more.
K-3 Plus

K-3 Plus Classes Begin for More Than 2,000 Students

Approximately 2,000 students and 180 teachers are back in the classroom Wednesday, July 5, marking the start of the K-3 Plus program, an optional early education program that offers kindergarten through third-grade students 25 additional days of classroom instruction, prior to the start of the ... read more.
Summer Graduation

Congrats to all the LCPS Summer Graduates!

Twenty four students, who spent their summer earning the final credits required to graduate high school, received their graduation diplomas at the annual LCPS summer commencement ceremony Thursday, June 29, at 6 p.m. in the Centennial High School Gymnasium, 1950 Sonoma Ranch Blvd. “Summer school ... read more.
BACK TO SCHOOL

ARROWHEAD PARK STUDENTS RETURN TO CLASSES

LAS CRUCES—Students who are enrolled in Arrowhead Park Early College High School or Arrowhead Park Medical Academy will begin their summer session classes on Monday, July 3.  There will be no classes on Tuesday, July 4. Principal Jennifer Amis said the 9th- and 10th-grade students begin the ... read more.
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