Thursday, September 18, 2014
Last Updated September 18, 2014 01:45 PM MDT
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Registration Still Open for “Walk to School” Event

Hundreds of students in the Las Cruces Public Schools (LCPS) are planning to walk, bike, roll and skate to school in the upcoming International Walk to School event, planned for October 2-8 throughout New Mexico.  LCPS has the lion’s share of schools (20) in the state that has registered to ... read more.
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9/11 Remembered at Schools

Students and staff at a several LCPS schools took a few minutes of their school day on September 11 to honor the victims of the 9/11 tragedy, which occurred in 2001. Mesilla Elementary students participated in an early morning ceremony, including military veterans Michael Mirabal, a third grade ... read more.

Equity and The Value Added Model and Educator Effectiveness

Screen Shot 2014-07-22 at 2.14.44 PM AAR Director Tim Hand discusses Equity and The Value Added Model and Educator Effectiveness

Oñate Student Selected for Medical Leaders Program

An Oñate High School senior is working her way toward a health-related career, perhaps as a doctor. Kaitlyn Williams has been nominated to attend the Congress of Future Medical Leaders in Washington, DC in November. Read about it.
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Juniors Can Apply for Chamber Leadership Program

High school juniors who want to develop their leadership skills should apply for the Greater Las Cruces Chamber of Commerce Junior Leadership program.  The deadline to apply is Sept. 19. Click on the application. Training sessions run from Oct.-May and involve fun field trips. It’s great for a ... read more.

Good News Shared with DAC at Kickoff Meeting

Superintendent Stan Rounds and Deputy Superintendent Dr. Steven Sanchez shared good news about Las Cruces’ school at the kickoff meeting of the District Advisory Council (DAC). The DAC is a group of parents and school staff that provide input and feedback to the Superintendent and School Board on ... read more.

LCPS Art Exhibit Showcases Staff’s Talents

     Artists from across the Las Cruces school district are featured in the annual fall faculty/staff art exhibit currently on display at the LCPS Administration Building lobby gallery, 505 S. Main Street. The show is free and open to the public from 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. weekdays through November ... read more.

Immunizations Available to LCPS Staff

Get a jump on protecting yourself from the flu!  Las Cruces Public Schools’ employees and their dependents can get a variety of immunizations Sept. 29-Oct. 3, between 2-6 p.m. daily at the LCPS Professional Development Center.  No online registration needed.  Just fill out the Immunization Request ... read more.
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