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Posts tagged Highland Elementary School

Highland Jog-aThon

Highland Jog-a-Thon to Honor Military and First-Responders

Hundreds of Highland Elementary students are collecting pledges for the school’s annual jog-a-thon, sponsored by the Highland Parent-Teacher Organization.  Approximately 800 students will participate in the day-long activity on Friday, September 15, said principal Joan Howard.  It’s the school’s ... read more.
Salad Bar Writing Contest

Salad Bar Writing Contest Encourages Healthy Eating

As part of an ongoing effort to encourage healthy eating across the school district, the LCPS Nutrition Services Department recently held a writing contest to encourage the students to use the salad bars, found in every school across LCPS. The contest was open to kindergarten through 12th-grade ... read more.

Highland Elementary School Celebrates 30th Anniversary

Highland Elementary School will host two receptions to commemorate the school’s 30th anniversary, Tuesday, November 15, at Highland Elementary School, 4201 Emerald Street. The first reception, for former staff and school alumni, will take place from 9-11 a.m. and the second reception, for current ... read more.
Walk to School Day

LCPS Hosting Walk to School Day Events

For the second consecutive year, all 25 LCPS elementary schools will be hosting walking events as part of International Walk or Bike to School Day, starting Friday, Sept. 30 through Thursday, Oct. 6. Click Here to download a schedule of all the 2016 Walk to School day events. “These events are a ... read more.
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School Board Honors White Sands Missile Range Student Volunteers

At its May 27, 2014 meeting, the LCPS Board of Education recognized four students who have been honored for their volunteer work at White Sands Missile Range during the 2013-14 school year.
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LCPS Has First District Archery Tournament

More than 60 students from Highland, Sunrise and Loma Heights elementary schools; Mesa and Sierra middle schools; and Oñate High School, along with some home-schooled students, competed May 16, 2014 for top team and individual archery awards in LCPS’ first ever district archery tournament.
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Highland E.S. 3rd Graders Are Published Poets

LAS CRUCES – Earlier this year, Highland Elementary School students in Mary Jane Perkins’ third-grade class entered the National Schools Project: Young American Poetry Digest Competition; five students will have their work published in the digest, said Perkins. The students are Christopher Atwell, ... read more.
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Third Graders Get Dictionaries

“Lamborghini.” That’s the first word one third grader at Highland Elementary School said he wanted to look up in his new dictionary.
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