LCPS Mission: The Las Cruces Public Schools, in partnership with students, families, and the community, provide a student-centered learning environment that cultivates character, fosters academic excellence, and embraces diversity.
LAS CRUCES—Students currently in 8th-grade who are interested in attending either Arrowhead Park Early College High School (APECHS) or Arrowhead Park Medical Academy (APMA) next school year should file an application before February 13, 2015. Principal Jennifer Amis said they will select students ... read more.
Valley View Elementary School had a recent school clean-up event, maintaining the renovations that have taken place to the outside of the mid-town school in recent years. Families were involved in the beautification process which also involved the City’s Keep Las Cruces Beautiful initiative – Toss ... read more.
Mayfield High School’s Business Professionals of America (BPA) organization has elected its officers for the 2014-2015 school year. The officers are: Belle Morrow – President; Lexi Lujan – Vice President; Anthony Soto – Secretary; and Kenneth Creamer – Treasurer. The officers participated in the ... read more.
The cross-town rivalry between the Mayfield High School Trojans and the Las Cruces High School Bulldawgs took on a whole new meaning when it came to the third annual event “Rivals United to Beat Hunger.”
During the time period when the two high schools are battling it out on the football field, ... read more.
The roles were reversed when students watched their parents walk across the stage to receive their graduation diploma. On November 11, 139 parents earned a certificate and a medal of completion from the Las Cruces Public Schools’ Institute for Parent Engagement (IPE) program. They join more than ... read more.
Sophia Sánchez-Maes, 16, a senior at Mayfield High School was presented with the Gold Award in Engineering and Mathematics at the Hispanic Heritage 2014 Youth Awards program in Phoenix, Arizona. The Gold Award comes with a $3,000 scholarship sponsored by Exxon Mobil. Sánchez-Maes was the only ... read more.
Daniel Rivas, a retired veteran in Las Cruces, was supposed to have received his high school diploma from Las Cruces Union High School in 1949. Instead, at the age of 17, he joined the National Guard and was unable to complete his high school education. So, he never received a graduation diploma ... read more.
The Las Cruces Public Schools, in partnership with students, families, and the community, provide a student-centered learning environment that cultivates character, fosters academic excellence, and embraces diversity.