logo


To keep students’ minds active in the summer, the Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District is hosting a week dedicated to reading. HCISD is hosting its second annual Fami[...]
Early College High School graduate Bobby Palmos is getting ready to join an elite group of students determined to pursue a medical career. In the fall, Palmos will be one of the fi[...]
The Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District will host summer workshops to assist educators in their pursuit of creating 21st century classrooms in June. These sessions w[...]
Members of the Harlingen High School Business Professionals of America (BPA) Club received national recognition for their remarkable involvement in the BPA National Leadership Conf[...]
Seniors at the Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District are getting ready to celebrate their education at the Harlingen High School, Harlingen High School South and Early[...]
Students from the Harlingen High School South University Interscholastic League (UIL) Academic Team came out on top at the at the UIL Academic State Meet held at the University of [...]
Bianca Quintanilla and Erica Gonzalez have a couple of things in common. They both have a way with words, are star students and now they are both state champions for the 2012 – 201[...]
As eighth grade students at HCISD get ready to start their first year at the new Dr. Abraham P. Cano Freshman Academy, they share their selections for the career pathway they will [...]
Students at Stuart Place Elementary brought history to life on May 21. To put a new twist on the subject, students participated in the Texas Living Heroes event. The interactive pr[...]
Early College High School is being recognized as one of top schools in the nation and state of Texas this school year. The campus was named as one of the top 5% of schools in the n[...]
Harlingen High School South students spent an afternoon gaining knowledge about water conservation in hopes of assisting their campus and community this May. Joel Cruz, Energy Mana[...]
The Dr. Abraham P. Cano Freshman Academy Raven was released in May 2013 by the HCISD Communications Department. The logo featured here will be the official emblem for athletics and[...]
Austin Wright and Quentin Hale, juniors at Harlingen High School, are being recognized for their work in the engineering field by having the opportunity to work with the nations le[...]
Students at Harlingen High School South are being recognized for their literary talents. Students Maricruz Espinoza, Sarah Cano, Erica Gonzalez, and Jonathan Ruiz are finalists in [...]
Jann Soto, a junior at Harlingen High School South and member of the Speech, Drama, and Debate team, proved he was a step above at a national speaking tournament. Soto was awarded [...]
Elementary schools at the Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District met the challenges of the first University Interscholastic League (UIL) District Meet as part of the di[...]
With the golden statues polished, actors, actresses, directors and producers from across the Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District gathered to spend an evening celebra[...]
Harlingen High School South seniors, Jerry Campos and Jesus Martinez, are experts at working hard and managing time on the track and in the classroom. Campos and Martinez were awar[...]
The Vernon Middle School Pentathlon Teams found success at the Region 1 Texas Academic Pentathlon competition in Alice, Texas on April 27. Both seventh and eighth grade teams earne[...]
Captivated by a presentation in a classroom at Harlingen High School, a group of approximately 20 students take their first steps into a field that most individuals will not get th[...]
  The Harlingen High School South University Interscholastic League (UIL) Academic Team proved to be a scholastic powerhouse at the Conference 5A Region IV Academics Spring Me[...]
Students at Harlingen High School and Harlingen High School South earned top prizes at the SKILLS USA State Competition held in Corpus Christi early this month. For Harlingen High [...]
  As students at the Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District get ready to graduate, the valedictorians, salutatorians, and campus organization presidents at each of[...]
The Treasure Hills Chess team has made their mark in the Rio Grande Valley during their first year of starting the program. The team earned top marks at the Russell Elementary Scho[...]
In the middle schools at the Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District, the mentality of “success in groups” can be seen as you walk the halls or enter any classroom. “I l[...]
The Sam Houston Chess Team proved they could compete against the best at the 2013 SuperNationals V Chess Tournament held in Nashville, Tennessee on April 7. In the K3 division, the[...]
Schools from the Harlingen Consolidated School District earned top marks for their problem solving skills in the Cameron County Math Contest on March 28. Houston Elementary, Long E[...]
  The Harlingen High School South Spanish Club had an outstanding performance at the Spanish Club Contest at the Henry Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio on March 23. T[...]
The Sam Houston Chess Team continued their streak of excellence during the 2013 Texas Scholastic Championships on March 23. The team placed third in both the K1 and K3 Championship[...]
The Harlingen High School South Academic University Interscholastic League (UIL) earned the title of District 32 -5A Champions at the UIL District Meet on March 22. The campus blew[...]
  “I want to go to Schreiner University,” said Samantha Zapata, eighth grade student at Vela Middle School. “ I want to be a lawyer. They have a great law program.” Zapata, li[...]
The Harlingen High School South Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) Chapter soared above the competition at the State competition held in Dallas, Texas on March 8. Future Bus[...]
For Jimi Abbott, fourth grade student at Stuart Place Elementary, learning Texas history is not just about reading a textbook but an overall interactive experience. Every year, fou[...]
If you ask a student on one of the chess teams at the Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District what their favorite phrase is, their response will most likely be, “check m[...]
  Four Harlingen High School Swimming and Diving Team members are blazing past the competition in the water and in their classrooms. Francisca Aparo, Seton Ulhorn and Celeste [...]
The Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District was invited by the Texas Association of School Administrators (TASA) to take part in the TASA Course/Content Development Proj[...]
  The Harlingen High School South Speech, Drama and Debate team has yet another award to add to their growing list of achievements. The team won the Sweepstakes award for thei[...]
Harlingen High School senior Anthony Scallan is not only a great player on the basketball court but in the classroom as well. Scallan was awarded a position on the 2012-2013 Academ[...]
  The Memorial Middle School seventh and eighth grade Jazz band had an outstanding performance at the University of Houston jazz competition on Feb. 23. The MMS Jazz I and II [...]
For most people, they first get to experience the college atmosphere at 17 or 18 years old, but for Wilson Elementary Students that experience has already started. Wilson students [...]
The Harlingen High School Business Professionals of America (BPA) Club had a productive performance  at the Regional competition held at Weslaco East High School on Jan. 12. Member[...]
The Vernon Middle School MathCounts students showed off their problem solving skills at the Region 1 MathCounts competition on Feb. 8. Students competed against 15 other teams in t[...]
Student involved in the Afterschool Centers on Education (ACE) program at Gutierrez Middle School are exploring the world of science with a true expert in the field. Mr. Lupton, a [...]
High school students at the Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District are getting ready to take their first steps towards a national career and technology competition this[...]
  The chess teams at the Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District continued to make their mark this competition season by earning top prizes at the Los Fresnos High [...]
The Harlingen High School South’s Speech Drama and Debate teams had an outstanding performance at the University Interscholastic League (UIL) 32-5A CX Debate District Meet on[...]
Middle school students from the Harlingen Consolidated School District took to the Memorial Middle School stage to show off their spelling skills on Feb. 5. Students competed at th[...]
Students at Harlingen High School South are achieving academic success and preparing for college. Eighty students in the Advancement Via Individual Determination (AVID) class parti[...]
  The Harlingen High School South Speech, Drama and Debate Team soared above the competition at the 2013 Columbia High School Invitational on Jan. 25 – Jan. 27. Angel Yanez, H[...]
Students from Coakley Middle School continued its tradition for excellence by earning its 37th consecutive district championship. At their most recent meet, Coakley blew away the c[...]