Friday, November 27, 2015
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.
LCPS News / Announcements
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

MLK Essay-Poem Contest Open to High School Students

High school students are encouraged to participate in an essay-poem contest that pays tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.  Sponsored by the Doña Ana County branch of the NAACP and Woodmen of the World Chapter 233, the contest is open to 9th-through-12th graders who will write an essay or poem ... read more.


LAS CRUCES – Las Cruces Public Schools Superintendent Stan Rounds announced today (Nov. 23, 2015) that he has reached an agreement with Ben Archer Health Center to oversee the continuation of services at the Oñate High and Las Cruces High school-based health centers. Effective January 1, 2016, both ... read more.
Superintendent Stan Rounds discusses Furlough Recovery.

Furlough Recovery

Superintendent Stan Rounds discusses Furlough Restoration Leave and what it means for LCPS staff in this video.  Click here to watch.

Mayfield’s David Morales is the NM Teacher of the Year

LAS CRUCES – David Morales, a social studies teacher from Mayfield High School, has been selected as the 2016 New Mexico Teacher of the Year, announced Superintendent Stan Rounds. Morales, who teaches New Mexico history and ENLACE (ENgaging LAtino Communities for Education) classes, was nominated ... read more.
speak up

Speak Up: Technology for Learning Survey

Join the conversation about the use of technology for learning through Speak Up, a National Research Project. Since 2003, nearly 4 million K-12 education stakeholders have participated in the annual online surveys. Data findings are shared each year with federal, state and local policymakers to ... read more.

High School Transfer Period Now Open

High school students who want to transfer to a different high school for the second semester of this school year can now submit their transfer request application.  Dr. Wendi Miller-Tomlinson, director of secondary instruction, said the high school transfer window is open through November 20 for ... read more.


LAS CRUCES – The Las Cruces Public Schools Foundation has awarded $28,124 in grants to teachers at four elementary schools and three high schools as part of a competitive grant process. Foundation President Sherley O’Brien announced that the grants will be used for innovative classroom projects and ... read more.
Drama faces

Mayfield Thespians Bring Home Wins

LAS CRUCES––Mayfield High School theatre students won multiple awards at the NMAA/ High Desert Theatre Festival, Oct. 29-31 in Rio Rancho, NM. The students competed in performance, technical and design categories, in addition to attending workshops presented by professionals in their field, said ... read more.
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