Sunday, April 26, 2015
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LCPS News / Announcements

2016 LCPS Teacher of the Year is Mayfield’s David Morales

LAS CRUCES—David Morales couldn’t believe his ears when Las Cruces Public Schools Superintendent Stan Rounds announced that he has been selected as the 2015-2016 LCPS Teacher of the Year. The announcement came at the end of a two-hour Celebration of Excellence in Education Awards Dinner, sponsored ... read more.

Suicide Prevention – Join the Discussion April 29-30

“Enough is Enough” – There will be a community solution-focused discussion on the topics of Suicide in Youth, Non-Suicidal Self-Injury and Bullying on Wednesday, April 29 from 2-3:30p.m. and again on Thursday, April 30, from 6-7:30 p.m.  Both sessions are open to all interested attendees at ... read more.
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Volunteer for Comcast Cares Day at Jornada Elementary

LAS CRUCES—Hundreds of parents, students, staff and community volunteers will be part of the Comcast Cares Day event when they paint, clean and beautify Jornada Elementary School, 3400 Elks Drive on Saturday, April 25. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. and the campus cleanup will continue throughout ... read more.


LAS CRUCES—High school seniors will be graduating next month and many of them will then head to different parts of the country to attend colleges and universities. Many of the students who will attend college on academic scholarships will be honored for their achievements during the first-ever Las ... read more.
Stars Prom

Star-Gazing Offered at Knights at Night Event

Mild weather makes it a perfect time of year to explore the wonders of the solar system.  Families can do that on Thursday, April 23 from 7-9 p.m. at Oñate High School. A presentation will be made in the school’s planetarium and telescopes will be available to view the night sky.  Experts from the ... read more.

Principal Kathie Davis Recognized by Hispanic Chamber

LAS CRUCES—The Las Cruces Hispanic Chamber of Commerce has selected Kathie Davis, principal of Rio Grande Preparatory Institute (RGPI), as the 2015 Educator of the Year. Davis was recognized recently at the Chamber’s annual banquet. With 28 years of educational experience, Davis has been the ... read more.


LAS CRUCES—Officials at Loma Heights Elementary School, 1600 E. Madrid, want current and former students, staff and parents to attend a grand re-opening celebration now that the school’s major renovation project is finished. The school will have a daylong celebration beginning at 9:00 a.m. on ... read more.

White Sands School Open to All Students

Many families may not realize that White Sands School, serving kindergarten-through-8th grade students at White Sands Missile Range is also serving students who don’t live on the military post.  More and more students are attending White Sands due to the unique opportunities and experiences they ... read more.
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