A GOLDEN TRIBUTE: ECHS graduate pays homage to late mother

By CATHERINE DUNCAN, HCISD Writer The Girls Scouts of the United States of America awarded a recent Early College High School graduate the coveted Gold Award...

ECHS wins spelling bee

Three Early College High School students brought back a first place trophy this month for winning the 26th annual Harlingen Corporate Killer Spelling Bee...

HCISD welcomes students on their first day of 2019-20 school year

By Jacqueline Magno, HCISD Intern Harlingen CISD campuses were bustling bright and early Monday morning as staff members welcomed students to the start of the...

HCISD earns 92 and post-secondary distinction

BY HCISD Staff The Texas Education Agency released letter grades on Aug. 15, publicly disclosing how well districts across the state performed on the State...

Trustees named Board of the Year state finalist

By HCISD Staff The Harlingen CISD Board of Trustees was selected as an Honor School Board, one of the five finalists for the state’s Board...

Incoming 6th graders prepare for band, orchestra

By Jacqueline Magno, HCISD Writer Several young musicians took to the stage this month as part of the Summer Jumpstart Music Camp, a district initiative that...

HCISD Child Nutrition provides free summer meals for all children

By JACQUELINE MAGNO, HCISD Writer Harlingen CISD Child Nutrition teams serve fresh, hot meals to anyone under the age of 18 throughout the summer as part...

Interim principal appointed for Stuart Place Elementary

By HCISD STAFF Harlingen CISD appointed Dawn Burbach as interim principal of Stuart Place Elementary. Mrs. Dawn Burbach, who has worked in education for 32 years,...

Vela Middle School jazz band the best in Texas

By CRISTINA M. GARCIA, HCISD STAFF There were tears of joy inside the Harlingen Performing Arts Conservatory last Friday afternoon. A surprise announcement brought on the emotional...

Awards and honors at Harlingen CISD

HCISD Media Arts and Communications Academy seniors are ready for college. These talented students are heading to UT, Texas Tech, UTSA, TSC, TSTC, UTRGV,...