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Archive for January, 2017

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Gifted Education Program Hosts Community Meeting Feb. 4

In order to gather community input about the gifted education program, the LCPS Special Education Department will host an Educational Services for Gifted Children Meeting, Saturday, Feb. 4 from 1-3 p.m. in the Doña Ana Room inside the LCPS Professional Development Center, 505 S. Main, Suite 400 ... read more.
Kona Ice Donation

Tombaugh Elementary Receives Donation from Kona Ice

Thanks to a $500 donation from Kona Ice, a local shaved ice company, Tombaugh Elementary School is moving closer to its goal of purchasing a courtyard shade structure. “It’s [the shade structure] a $30,000 purchase, so this contribution is super helpful,” said Tombaugh Principal Guillermo Carmona. ... read more.

Carlos the Coyote & Free 2017 Recycling Calendar

Carlos the Coyote and his friends are featured in a free 2017 wall calendar produced by the Doña Ana County Community Development Department’s Animal Control Division. Each month’s page features original artwork and helpful recycling facts and figures. The calendars are being distributed to school ... read more.

Dyslexia Conference Coming to Albuquerque

The Southwest International Dyslexia Association (SWIDA), a nonprofit dedicated to providing information and resources for people with dyslexia, will host the 30th Annual SWIDA Dyslexia Conference, February 24-25 at the Sandia Resort and Casino in Albuquerque, NM. The conference kicks off with a ... read more.


LAS CRUCES—David Morales, a Mayfield High School social studies teacher and the 2016 New Mexico Teacher of the Year, was honored by the New Mexico House of Representatives in Santa Fe.  A proclamation of recognition, sponsored by Rep. Dennis Roch (R) of Logan, NM, was read during the session of the ... read more.

Teachers Earn Statewide Music Educator Awards

Taking home top honors at the New Mexico Music Educators Association’s (NMMEA) annual awards program, Joseph Flores, director bands at Zia Middle School and Sarah Schlotterbeck-Silva, music teacher at Monte Vista Elementary School, were recognized for their extensive contributions to the music ... read more.

Deadline for School Transfers is March 1

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.

JFB-E_Kto8 (Request for Change of School Assignment (Transfer Request – Elementary-8th) SPANISH/ESPAÑOL

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