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  The Harlingen High School Big Red Cardinal Band and Harlingen High School South Mighty Hawk Band saw their hard work pay off during this past weekend’s competitions. Both bands w[...]
The Vela Middle School Percussion Ensemble has cadenced their way to the top once again. The ensemble, which consists of both seventh and eighth graders, took 1st place in the midd[...]
The Harlingen High School Big Red Cardinal Band and the Harlingen High School South Mighty Hawk Band saw an outstanding start to their contest season as they competed against the b[...]
Students from the Harlingen High School and Harlingen High School South Jazz Bands shined bright at the TMEA Region 28 Jazz Band Auditions held at Harlingen High School on Septembe[...]
Schools from across the district submitted student artwork created this past school year. The submissions below were featured in Valley Morning Star’s Student Content Summer Showca[...]
Schools from across the district submitted student artwork created this past school year. The submissions below were featured in Valley Morning Star’s Student Content Summer Showca[...]
Schools from across the district submitted student artwork created this past school year. The submissions below were featured in Valley Morning Star’s Student Content Summer Showca[...]
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 Content Sum[...]
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 Content Sum[...]
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 Content Sum[...]
  Showcasing middle school and high school artists, the HCISD Art Show and Reception will be held on May 1 at the HCISD Performing Arts Center, 3217 W. Wilson Rd. Community me[...]
Certain personalities and musical preferences among students just seem to click. Such is the case with a group of four remarkable Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District[...]
  A myriad of talented choir, band, orchestra, and jazz musicians can trace their beginnings to the halls of Memorial Middle School. From there, many have gone on to earn pres[...]
Upholding their tradition of Cardinal Pride, the Harlingen High School Varsity Men’s Choir will be heading to the TMEA (Texas Music Educators Association) Convention to perform bef[...]
The Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District’s Music Department will be hosting the 14th Annual Bob Irby Memorial Scholarship Faculty Concert on Tuesday, February 3[...]
Not pictured: Jacob Fierro who was named to the All-State Men’s Choir on January 27. January 27 update: Jacob Fierro – HHS Senior – Bass 1 has been named a member[...]
Continuing their tradition of excellence, Memorial Middle School Jazz Band Director James Keltner and Assistant Band Director Julissa Garcia, have been invited to present a clinic [...]
The High School Region 28 Symphonic Orchestra and the Region 28 Middle School Orchestra held a concert at the Performing Arts Center on November 22. The following band and orchestr[...]
The Texas Music Educators Association (TMEA) recently awarded $5,858.50 in instructional support grants to HCISD Middle School music programs for the purchase of full-ensemble conc[...]
In this spirit of Thanksgiving, the Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District asked the elementary campuses to submit any art work, or crafts which they may have done. Thi[...]
  The Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District will be hosting musical events through the month of December. HCISD invites the community to come out and support our [...]
  Over 60 members of the Harlingen High School, Harlingen High School South, and Dr. Abraham P. Cano Freshman Academy (Navy and Gold) bands were recently named to one of the R[...]
Three Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District students now belong to an elite group of Texas musicians. Performing at the highest level, Israel Yanez and Myles Rosenbaum[...]
  The Big Red Cardinal Band gave it their all and brought home third place from the UIL Area Marching Contest on October 25. Area competitions took place across the state simu[...]
Leaving it on the field, the Harlingen High School and Harlingen High School South marching bands continued to hit all the right notes during the 2014 Pigskin Jubilee. Earning supe[...]
  The Harlingen High School band and Harlingen High School South band will  compete this weekend in the 72nd annual Pigskin Jubilee at Bobby Morrow Stadium in San Benito. A to[...]
Marching band competition season has arrived. For high school marching band students, the month of October, otherwise known as “Band-tober”, entails evening rehearsals, Friday foot[...]
Vela Middle School Indoor Percussion Ensemble and Dr. John Wooton, director of percussion studies at the University of Southern Mississippi. Dr. Wooton served as a clinician at the[...]
The Harlingen High School Jazz Ensemble, directed by Ronnie Rios, received a congratulatory visit from Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District and HHS administration on [...]
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 Content Sum[...]
Six very talented students were chosen to represent the Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District last week at the annual Texas Choral Directors Association Conference in [...]
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 Content Sum[...]
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[...]
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[...]
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[...]
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[...]
Students from across the Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District showcased their talents in the Fine Arts to celebrate the inaugural year of the Performing Arts Center o[...]
  HCISD middle school bands competed in the UIL Competition in Donna, Tx this past Thursday and Friday. Memorial Middle School’s 7th and 8th grade band received all 1’s in concert [...]
Lights, camera, action was the theme of the night as aspiring actresses, actors, directors and producers from schools across the Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District [...]
Staying on beat the Harlingen High School and Harlingen High School South Jazz Ensembles competed in the 47th annual Texas A&M University Kingsville (TAMUK) Jazz Festival on Ma[...]
Sweet melodies will fill the air as HCISD prepares to celebrate the inaugural year of one of its newest facilities. The district’s Performing Arts Center, 3217 W. Wilson Rd., will [...]
High school band and choir students recently competed at the Region 28 Solo and Ensemble competition on Feb. 22. With their outstanding performances, over 50 students advanced to t[...]
HCISD was in full force at the UIL orchestra concert and sight reading contest earlier this week with 14 orchestras from Harlingen High School, Harlingen High School South, Dr. Abr[...]
Reading each note and keeping their rhythms in sync, Gutierrez Middle School students Nathan Bauer and Albert SantaMaria are preparing to compete for the school’s 10th sweepstakes [...]
Harlingen High School South invites the community to attend its public performance of The Hand of Its Enemy on March 1. Presented by the schools University Interscholastic League ([...]
While walking down the band hall at Vernon Middle School the sound of beautiful music may fill your ears as the Orchestra students are hard at work developing their musical talents[...]
The Harlingen High School Jazz Band invites the community for an evening of music on Feb. 7. The band will host a Jazz Nite in the campus cafeteria, 1201 E. Marshall St., from 5:30[...]