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  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[...]
  John Reynolds started a path in sixth grade at Coakley Middle School that led him through Harlingen High School South to Western Kentucky University and into Paris, where he[...]
  Supporting transformation across the Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District, Superintendent Dr. Art Cavazos was recently honored for his efforts to advance library se[...]
With cheers from their classmates ringing throughout their halls, students on the Early College High School chess team further solidified the legacy of outstanding chess teams at t[...]
Inside and outside the pool, Seton Uhlhorn, Celeste Taniguchi, and Meredith Kuykendall swam their way to the top to achieve the title as Academic All-Stars this year. Uhlhorn and T[...]
  The High School Academic University Interscholastic League (UIL) teams at Harlingen High School and Harlingen High School South outsmarted the competition while making HCISD[...]
One student in a walrus costume danced behind a crew of Treasure Hills Elementary first grade students demonstrating proper tooth-brushing techniques, while two of his classmates r[...]
Students at Harlingen High School South competed in the Future Business Leaders of America State Leadership Conference on Mar. 14. With their outstanding performance, the campus sa[...]
The local business community’s newest member, Sam’s Club, showed its support for students and schools with a $5,000 grant to Treasure Hills Elementary School to fund th[...]
On Mar. 9 – 12, The Harlingen High School South Speech, Drama and Debate team competed in the Texas Forensics Association State Meet held at Cypress Creek High School in Houston, T[...]
Ocean Rhodes rediscovered his passion for competitive basketball while earning college credit at Early College High School. The aspiring U.S. Air Force cadet is one of many Owls to[...]
The chess teams at the Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District earned top marks at the chess tournament hosted by Treasure Hills Elementary on March 1. As a team in the [...]
Harlingen High School students are headed to compete at the National Future Educators of America competition after an outstanding performance at the Texas Association of Future Edu[...]
Gutierrez Middle School students showed off their ability to paint a picture with words during the school’s Poetry Jam on Feb. 21. A total of 38 students showed off their literary [...]
Cara Ingram, sixth grade student, from Vela Middle School is already an accomplished writer earning multiple awards for her thoughtful essays, and this spring she has added one mor[...]
Colin Giloon sits at his desk each day with his mind set that after he graduates from high school that he’d like to attend the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) and study[...]
Harlingen High School South students traveled to Boston to compete in the Harvard National Speech and Debate Tournament on Feb. 14 – Feb. 16. The team had a spectacular perfo[...]
The Harlingen High School South Masterminds team had an outstanding performance during their second round of the televised competition on Feb 10. The HHSS team consisting of studen[...]
The Harlingen High School South Boys basketball team ended their regular season with the District 32-5A title and had a strong start to the playoff season this month. For the Distr[...]
Harlingen High School’s Brandon Garza made the decision to pursue his education and athletic career. Garza signed his letter of intent to play college football at the University of[...]
On Feb. 27th students are encouraged to come participate in the Parental Involvement Department’s College:  My Future event. During the event, there will be two different sessions,[...]