Reading outside of the classroom is critical for maintaining and expanding a child’s literacy skills. In an effort to keep momentum strong for early childhood literacy during the s[...]
The Texas Interscholastic Swimming Coaches Association has recognized two juniors from Harlingen High School South, Jessica Watson and Alissandra Ayala. Each year, high school athl[...]
An entire grade level at Bonham Elementary will now have access to tools necessary to incorporate digital learning into their classrooms, thanks to a grant awarded to them by the H[...]
Making the registration process easier for secondary students, online registration will be available to parents and students at all of HCISD Middle Schools, Harlingen High School, [...]
On April 30 – May 2, the Harlingen High School and Harlingen High School South Speech Drama Debate teams competed in the National Speech and Debate Association (NSDA) Gulf Co[...]
Four Harlingen High School South French students received silver medals and a national certificate for getting seventh & eighth place in the National French Contest (Le Grand C[...]
The Harlingen High School South UIL Social Studies Team participated in the Best of Texas Tournament and received the second place team trophy. Senior Josh Anderson was awarded the[...]
Firm handshakes, eye contact, marketing and communication skills are just some of the things Texas Regional Bank looks for in a potential employee. Those skills, are what Dr. Abrah[...]
After looking into the risk of heart disease in the Rio Grande Valley and his own family’s medical history, Justin Vasquez’s career choice became clear. He decided to attend the Ha[...]
Linda Salinas, social studies teacher at Dr. Abraham P. Cano Freshman Academy, is among 100 educators nationwide to be chosen for the 2015 PBS LearningMedia Digital Innovator, whic[...]
When Althania Jaimez ninth grade student walks into a specialty room at the Harlingen School of Health Professions, she doesn’t view the manikin that she trains on as just a simula[...]
Front Row: Alexandria Martinez (5th Place Introduction to Information Management), Cassandra Rubio (5th Place Help Desk), Ruby Tamayo (5th Place Management Information Systems), Sa[...]
As students at the Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District prepare to graduate, the valedictorians, salutatorians, and campus organization presidents at each of the dist[...]
Jared Sheneman, senior at Harlingen High School South, has taken the first step to achieving his dream of becoming a pharmacist. He recently accepted an offer of admission to the f[...]
Matthew Almaguer, senior at Harlingen High School South, was recently named State Champion in Poetry Interpretation at the 2015 Texas Forensic Association State Championship in El [...]
Transforming early-childhood education at the Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District, its Board of Trustees unanimously approved a proposal to expand pre-kindergarten s[...]
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[...]