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.
The Las Cruces Public Schools calendar for the 2018/19 school year is under development and district officials would like the public’s feedback before presenting the proposed calendar to the Board of Education at the Tuesday, April 17 Board of Education Meeting. During the feedback period (April 3 ... read more.
There will be no classes for all pre-kindergarten through 12th-grade students Friday, March 30 and Monday, April 2 during the spring holiday. All LCPS schools will be closed during the two-day holiday. Schools will resume their regular schedules Tuesday, April 3.
The LCPS administration building, ... read more.
Dama Dean, head special education teacher at Tombaugh Elementary School, recently earned the Hearts for Autism Educator of the Year Award, based on her contributions to the field of education for those affected by Autism and for her support in furthering the mission of the Hearts for Autism ... read more.
The Las Cruces Public Schools has announced that the Mesilla Valley Leadership Academy, a project-based middle school, will move to a wing on the campus of Lynn Community Middle School, 950 S. Walnut Street. Students, teachers, and staff will report to the new location at the start of the 2018-19 ... read more.
Adding to a growing number of Board-certified teachers within the district, six LCPS educators recently earned National Board for Professional Teaching Standards (NBPTS) certification. In order to earn the certification, the educators must demonstrate advanced knowledge, skills, and practice in ... read more.
Justa Ordorica, school nurse at Monte Vista Elementary School, was recently awarded the New Mexico Lions Club Operation KidSight Program Special Recognition Award for helping to ensure that all of the MVES students who received a referral notice through the program received a comprehensive eye ... read more.
Children who will be five years old by September 1 need to preregister for kindergarten for the 2018/19 school year. Preregistration will be 8:30 a.m. – 1:00 pm., Friday, April 6 at all elementary schools (except Sunrise Elementary which does not have kindergarten-aged students). Erlinda Martinez, ... read more.
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.
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.