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In commemoration of Dr. Seuss’ birthday, the Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District and Sylvan Learning Centers of the Rio Grande Valley have teamed up to promote readi[...]
  Students at Vernon Middle School are in their second year of FLEX, a program designed to support student instruction, and the results are starting to show. Since the beginni[...]
Continuing efforts to promote early childhood literacy  through access to books, HCISD’s elementary schools were recently awarded the Reading is Fundamental (RIF) Grant, a generous[...]
The Texas High School Coaches Association has recognized five seniors from Harlingen High School and Harlingen High School South as Academic All-State Athletes. Each year, high sch[...]
As part of the Competitive Edge Initiative, Elementary students had a strong start to their academic competition career during the UIL District Meet on February 7, 2015. Jefferson [...]
Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District middle school students took the stage at Vernon Middle School to showcase their spelling skills at the 2015 District Spelling Bee[...]
  Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District chess teams recently earned top marks at the Regional Chess Tournament hosted at San Benito Veterans High School. As a tea[...]
South Texas College will be holding their 10th Annual College and Career Readiness Summit on Feb. 23 from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The event will be held at the Region One Education [...]
  In their first year as a robotics team, members of the Gutierrez Middle School RoboJags, have learned that hard work, problem-solving, and teamwork can take them far. With s[...]
  When Cara Cash enrolled at Vela Middle School, she never imagined that she would have the opportunity to be part of several extracurricular activities at a time. As an activ[...]
Parents and students are invited to attend an informational Test Taking Tips session on January 31. Hosted at the HCISD administration building, 407 N. 77 Sunshine Strip, the sessi[...]
Giving students an early opportunity to solidify their academic choices, the Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District will be holding pre-registration sessions for fifth [...]
Eighth grade students across Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District are gearing up for the 2015 – 2016 academic school year. As part of the pre-registration process, ea[...]
Students from Coakley Middle School continued their tradition for excellence by earning the campus’ 39th consecutive district University Interscholastic League (UIL) Academic[...]
Marking the beginnings of medical careers, the Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony for Harlingen School of Health Professions on Wed[...]
A select group of students at Dishman Elementary celebrated Computer Science Education Week (December 8-14) by participating in an Hour of Code, an international campaign to introd[...]
This Saturday, Treasure Hills Elementary kicked off its unprecedented Future Health Professionals Academy for fifth grade students. Board of Trustees member, Dr. Bobby Muñiz, share[...]
      Sitting in a cafeteria filled with his classmates, Vela Middle School student Austin Andablo stands up in disbelief when he hears his name called out during th[...]
On November 7, Harlingen High School and Harlingen High School South competed in the UIL Student Congress District Competition in Harlingen. The top three competitors will advance [...]
No stranger to launching objects into orbit, the United Launch Alliance hopes to launch the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) careers of many Harlingen Consolidated[...]
  The new Early Literacy Center at Treasure Hills Elementary is a place of magic and imagination in which early readers can get lost in the pages of their favorite book. The H[...]
The Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District is pleased to announce that Zavala Elementary has been selected to receive an Apple grant as part of the ConnectED program. T[...]
United Way of Northern Cameron County’s POP STAR Reading Program has arrived at Wilson Elementary. The first session this school year was held on Thursday, October 8. In the after [...]
Sitting in his seat at the Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District’s Performing Arts Center and happily singing along to a catchy tune, pre-kindergarten student Joaquin [...]
  Sitting on a bench in front of Harlingen High School South, senior Jessica Chavez takes out her phone and within a few seconds she knows exactly where she stands in her clas[...]
  The community is invited to attend Amazing Skies on Saturday, Oct. 18. Hosted by the Urban Science Initiative at the Texas State Technical College Cultural Arts Center, the [...]
The Gutierrez Middle School Robo Jags have been working hard to get their robot, Phil, ready for battle at the upcoming Robotics Day Competition on Thursday, October 9. The competi[...]
The Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District invites the Harlingen community to an evening of early literacy learning opportunities on Thursday, October 16. The event is [...]
The Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District has partnered with Texas State Technical College and HEB’s Read 3 Early Literacy Program in an effort to improve literacy rat[...]
Over 500 students from the Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District and surrounding areas flocked into the Texas State Technical College Cultural Arts Center Thursday, Se[...]
U.S. News & World Report published its 2014 Best High Schools Rankings on September 9, and for the second year in a row, Early College High School had the honor of being recogn[...]
HCISD announced this week that both of its comprehensive high schools, Harlingen High School and Harlingen High School South, have received national certification for their Project[...]
As a Pre-K student, Jackson Gianotti knew he wasn’t like most kids his age. While most kids wanted to grow up to be marine biologist or police officer, he had his sights set on bec[...]
Secondary Schools from across the district submitted student artwork created this past school year. The submissions below were featured in Valley Morning Star’s Student Conte[...]
Camryn Hale, entering sixth-grade student at Gutierrez Middle School, has returned home after attending the sixth annual ExxonMobil Bernard Harris Summer Science Camp (EMBHSSC) at [...]
Secondary Schools from across the district submitted student artwork created this past school year. The submissions below were featured in Valley Morning Star’s Student Conte[...]
Secondary Schools from across the district submitted student artwork created this past school year. The submissions below were featured in Valley Morning Star’s Student Conte[...]
The Harlingen South Speech Drama Debate team competed for the 20th consecutive time at the National Speech and Debate Association National Finals held June 14-21 in Overland Park, [...]
Opening up her favorite book at Austin Elementary, a student at the Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District is taking part in the districts newest program to encourage r[...]
Harlingen High School and Harlingen High School South went on to compete in the 2014 UIL Academic State Meet in Austin on May 19-21. From HHSS, in Informative Extemporaneous Speaki[...]
Six seniors from the Harlingen High School Tennis team have made the Academic All-State Tennis Team this year. Leah Gonzalez, Hunter Snell, Samar Dawy, Victor Jimenez, Conan Campos[...]
.   On May 9-11, Dishman Elementary, Treasure Hills Elementary, Sam Houston Elementary and Coakley Middle School competed in Dallas, Tx in the National Elementary Chess Tourna[...]
  Harlingen High School South athletes outshine the rest by receiving prestigious recognition and honors for their performance in the classroom. Blazing past the competition in the[...]
Harlingen High School and Harlingen High School South traveled to the University of Texas at San Antonio to compete in the UIL 5A Region IV Academic Meet on May 2. With their perfo[...]
In recognition of the leadership qualities that Naval Reserve Officers Training Corps (NROTC) student Francisco Gonzalez displays each day, he was recently awarded a prestigious Na[...]
As eighth grade students at HCISD get ready to start their first year at the Dr. Abraham P. Cano Freshman Academy, they share their selections for the career pathway they will focu[...]
Rockets are flying higher and robots are moving with more precision as Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District engineering teams are getting assistance from the United L[...]
This Fall, the Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District will open the Harlingen School of Health Professions (HSHP). The campus aims to challenge and develop the future m[...]
  As students at the Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District get ready to graduate, the valedictorians, salutatorians, and campus organization presidents at each of[...]
On April 3-5, Harlingen High School South competed in the National Speech and Debate Association Gulf Coast Qualifier in Victoria, Tx. Eight of the HHSS competitors qualified for a[...]