Saturday, March 24, 2018
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.

Archive for March, 2018

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Spring Break for Students and Staff

There will be no classes for all pre-kindergarten through 12th-grade students Monday, March 19 to Friday, March 23 during spring break holiday. All LCPS schools will be closed during the week-long holiday. Schools will resume their regular schedules Monday, March 26. The LCPS administration ... read more.
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East Picacho Teacher Earns National Ag Teaching Award

Julie Janecka, a fifth-grade teacher at East Picacho Elementary School, was one of eight teachers from across the country who recently earned the 2018 Excellence in Teaching about Agriculture Award from the National Agriculture in the Classroom Organization (NAITCO). Janecka won the award based on ... read more.
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School Board Meeting Highlights-3-6-18

Superintendent Dr. Greg Ewing announced several new administrative assignments and appointments for the upcoming school year. In addition, Ewing announced the elimination of several administrative positions which were currently vacant or restructured. “The goal of this restructuring is to return ... read more.
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Challenger Center to Host Several Free Missions

In celebration of the Las Cruces Space Festival, the Challenger Learning Center, supported by sponsor partners, will offer four public Expedition Mars missions at no cost. Experience a hands-on simulation to investigate space travel. Join us to fly from the surface of Phobos to Mars to ignite your ... read more.

District Advisory Council Meets March 15

The District Advisory Council (DAC) will meet Thursday, March 15 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. in the Lynn Community School library, 950 S. Walnut Street. The meeting will feature discussions about the 2018-19 school calendar, middle schools and school safety. Click here to view the March 15 Meeting ... read more.
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Special Student Services Post-High School Resource Fair – March 15

The LCPS Special Education Department is set to host a post-high school transition and resource fair for high school seniors who are receiving special education services, Thursday, March 15 from 4 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at the Las Cruces High School Multi-Media Center & Sky Bridge, 1755 El Paseo Road. ... read more.
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School Board Meeting Highlights-2-20-18

At the Feb. 20 Regular meeting, the Board of Education unanimously voted to approve a Memorandum of Understanding with the National Education Association – Las Cruces which will allow LCPS to distribute $233,887.50 in funding from the STEM and Hard-to-Staff Teacher Initiative stipend. The Board ... read more.
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Thank you Social Workers!

In honor of Social Work Month, LCPS would like to recognize all of our hardworking social workers! Thank you for your tireless efforts to help support families throughout the district! WASHINGTON, D.C.–The National Association of Social Workers (NASW) is helping lead this year’s Social Work Month ... read more.
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