Saturday, July 30, 2016
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Summer Grad 2016

41 Students Graduate at Summer School Commencement

Surrounded by crowds of friends and family, 41 students received their graduation diplomas at the Las Cruces Public Schools annual summer commencement ceremony, Thursday, June 30, at 6 p.m. in the Mayfield High School Gymnasium, 1955 N. Valley Dr. Students from all six Las Cruces high schools ... read more.
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Proposed High School Project in the Running for a $10 million grant

A proposal for an innovative high school project at Las Cruces Public Schools has been named one of 50 semi-finalists for XQ: The Super School Project, a national competition to reinvent the American high school. Later this year, the competition is set to select at least five projects, which will ... read more.
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Bulldawg Football Summer Youth Camp Starting Soon

As a way to help support community athletics, the Las Cruces High School football program will host its 8th Annual Football Summer Youth Camp, Monday, June 20 through Friday, June 24, from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. daily for elementary school students, and 9:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. daily for middle school ... read more.

Nonprofit Hosts Spring Reading Activities at César E. Chávez Elementary

As part of its statewide Share a Story donation campaign, The Molina Foundation hosted several interactive reading activities at César E. Chávez Elementary School this spring. “The Molina Foundation’s efforts to promote literacy and healthy living really exemplify what a good community partnership ... read more.

Mayfield High School Students Place 2nd in Statewide STEM Competition

Tasked with designing and producing a low-cost prosthetic arm device, a student team from Mayfield High School took home second place in the 2016 NM MESA competition held at the New Mexico Military Institute campus this spring. Ten student teams, guided by a faculty advisor, took part in the ... read more.
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Budget Hearing Scheduled for LCPS Budget

There will be another opportunity for the public to provide feedback or to ask questions about the 2016/17 budget for the Las Cruces Public Schools when the Board of Education holds a public budget hearing on Thursday, June 9 at 6:00 p.m. The hearing will be part of a special meeting held in the ... read more.

LCHS Graduate Wins National Merit Scholarship

Eric Leung, 17, who recently graduated from Las Cruces High School, has been awarded a University of New Mexico National Merit Scholarship.  He is among 3,000 high school students nationwide, and the only one in Las Cruces, who earned a National Merit Scholarship financed by various universities ... read more.
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LCPS 2016/17 Budget Gets Approved; Budget Hearing is June 9

After considering three budget options presented by Las Cruces Public Schools Superintendent Stan Rounds, all of which included a reduction in teaching positions, the LCPS Board of Education approved the option that eliminated the fewest number of positions. The school district’s 2016/17 budget, ... read more.
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