Monday, February 27, 2017
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LCPS News / Announcements
LAS CRUCES—Students who want to transfer to a school outside of their home attendance zone beginning next school year will face several changes to the transfer process.  Las Cruces Public Schools officials said transfer applications are being accepted between February 1 and March 1.  However, ... read more.

New Board Members to be Sworn In and Attend First Meeting

LAS CRUCES—Ray Jaramillo, Terrie Dallman and Maria Flores will be sworn into office at 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, March 1 by Third Judicial District Judge Fernando Macias.  The three were elected earlier this month to a four-year term on the Las Cruces Board of Education.  Flores was re-elected to her ... read more.
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Superintendent Advocates for Public School Funding

Las Cruces Public Schools Superintendent Greg Ewing was among several school superintendents who were in Santa Fe recently conveying a strong message to legislators regarding budget shortages.  He spoke during a news conference at the capitol steps. Dr. Ewing’s remarks focused on the lack of ... read more.

PDC Hosts Free Autism Advisory Group Seminar

The Autism Advisory Group will host a free seminar, “Inclusive Practices for Students with Autism,” presented by Dr. Karen Potter, Thursday, March 2 from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the LCPS Professional Development Center, 505 S. Main St., Suite 400.  The seminar is free and open to the public and ... read more.

Doña Ana NAACP Hosts High School Writing Contest

The Doña Ana County Chapter of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), in partnership with Woodmen Life Chapter 233, will be accepting submissions now through Monday, April 10, for the 2017 Black History Month Essay & Poetry Contest, an annual writing contest that is ... read more.
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Mayfield Theatre to Perform Spamalot

Join the Mayfield High School Theatre for a special two-performance run of Monty Python’s hit musical comedy Spamalot, Friday, March 3 and Saturday, March 4 at 7 p.m. at the Oñate High School Performing Arts Center, 5700 Mesa Grande Drive. Tickets at the door are $10 for adults and $5 for ... read more.
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Centennial Broadcast Team Named Runner-Up at State Competition

Taking home some of the top honors at a statewide student journalism competition, the Centennial High School (CHS) broadcast news team placed second overall and earned six individual awards at the New Mexico Activities Association/New Mexico Scholastic Press Association State Competition, Saturday, ... read more.
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Vista Middle School Student Wins State Essay Contest

Thanks to his original essay entitled, “The America I Believe In,” Adam Mssika, a sixth-grade student at Vista Middle School, won first-place in the New Mexico Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) 2016-17 Patriot’s Pen youth essay contest, after his essay was selected from a pool of more than 840 ... read more.
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Mayfield Freshman Wins Big in Back-to-Back Competitions

Although the year just started, 2017 is off to a great start for Mayfield High School (MHS) freshman Mireya Sanchez-Maes. In addition to winning the 2017 National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) Essay or Poetry Contest, she recently won four individual and team awards at ... read more.
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