Tag: hcisd

Band students performing in virtual time

HARLINGEN — “If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer.” Henry David Thoreau made...

Connectivity Concern: Housing Authority students getting Internet access

HARLINGEN — There’s a lot more she’d like to do with that $97. Jasmine Rojo, a resident at LeMoyne Gardens Affordable Housing Community, pays that...

Educators getting kids ready for remote learning

HARLINGEN - The Harlingen school district will hold orientation later this month to prepare parents and students for online learning. When classes begin Sept. 8,...

Harlingen school district releases new plan for school year

HARLINGEN — It’s time to get plugged in. When teachers and students in the Harlingen school district begin the 2020-2021 school year Sept. 8, they’ll...

Some teachers want to return to school

HARLINGEN — Vanessa Perez is ready for class. She teaches life skills in La Feria, and her students need more direct instruction than virtual learning...

HCISD revises academic calendar, creates Virtual Academy for new school year

HARLINGEN — The school year in Harlingen is starting more than a month later than originally planned. The Harlingen school district on Monday released an...

Varsity choir selected to perform at state convention

HARLINGEN — Flor Aldaco is psyched about performing at a state convention next year. “ I am beyond excited,” said Flor, 17, one of 20 singers...

First cohort: Veterinary students receive certifications

HARLINGEN — They knew they were ahead of themselves, but had no idea how far. The Harlingen school district’s first cohort of veterinary assistant students...

HCISD asks for parents’ feedback

HARLINGEN — The Harlingen school district is sending parents surveys asking what kind of instructional model they’d like for their children this school year. “ We’re...

Safety measures: Schools take strict precautions this summer

HARLINGEN — Safety at every turn. Before a student even leaves the vehicle for a class this summer, a Harlingen school district employee checks his...