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Meet Katelynn Renteria one of Harlingen’s newest novelists. On the surface, the sophomore at Early College High School seems like your typical teenager. She likes superheroes, list[...]
April 16, 2016 Join us at the Harlingen CISD PERFORMING ARTS CENTER 3217 W. WILSON RD. HARLINGEN, TEXAS Featuring:  Texas’ top jazz musicians FREE Admission!  For more information [...]
Architects of Tomorrow At Leadercast Live 2016, we’ll explore what it means to be a visionary leader by looking at three unique perspectives that an “Architect of Tomorrow” must ex[...]
Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District middle schools students took the stage at Coakley Middle School to showcase their spelling skills at the 2016 District Spelling B[...]
It is required for all students to bring their valid picture I.D.  to test. On the day of the test, it is important to arrive by 8:00 a.m.  New location will be at: 300 Annex Build[...]
On Tuesday, February 3, the Harlingen High School Lady Cards Basketball team earned the District 32-6A Champion title after a great season. In their final game, the team faced Harl[...]
The need to support students and families in the financial aid process is more important than ever. Students who complete a financial aid application (such as FAFSA or TASFA) are s[...]
Eighth graders at the Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District exceeded their peers across the state of Texas and the nation on college readiness benchmark results recent[...]
The United Launch Alliance presented the Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District with a check in the amount of $4,000 to help fund Science, Technology, Engineering and M[...]
Travis Elementary recently received a $5,000 Lowe’s Toolbox for Education grant to fund a campus reading garden. The Literacy Vegetable Garden project will provide students an area[...]
Test Taking Tips for Parents Consejos Para Tomar Exámenes Saturday, February 6, 2016 sabado, 6 de febrero del 2016 9:00 a.m. HCISD Administrative Building 407 N. 77 Sunshine Strip [...]
In recognition of campus counselors and their efforts to support students and staff, the Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District will celebrate National Counseling Week [...]
Students at elementary campuses across the Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District could soon be entering transformed learning spaces. On January 9, lead teachers from t[...]
W2’s will be sent out to each campus or department on Friday, January 15th for distribution. Substitutes and former employees will be able to pick up their W2 with picture I.D. on [...]
The Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District was recently named to the College Board’s 6th Annual AP District Honor Roll list. “This is the first year HCISD is recognized[...]
The panorama of the Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District has changed considerably over the past few years with the construction of new facilities, some of which have [...]
During the month of January, the Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District honors its Board of Trustees and their countless contributions to public education. Campuses acr[...]
Parent Night for upcoming 9th graders @ Cano Freshman Academy Jan. 11, 2106—Parent night at Cano Freshman Academy for student from Vela and Coakley Middle School at 6:30 p.m. Jan. [...]
This holiday season, Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District Superintendent Dr. Art Cavazos reflects on the great advancements that have taken place throughout the distr[...]
On December 14, the Cameron County Bar Association Women’s Law Section in support of their Sneakers for Students Program presented the Harlingen Consolidated Independent School Dis[...]
Harlingen Police Department and community leaders spread some Christmas cheer to 34 youngsters from the Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District as part of the very first[...]
The University Interscholastic League will host the first ever UIL robotics pilot program to begin during the 2015-2016 academic school year. The UIL Robotics State Championship wi[...]
Students at 14 Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District elementary campuses will be heading into the holiday vacation with new books to take home. In celebration of Givin[...]
In the spirit of charity, the Knights of Columbus Council 2785 has donated $1,000 to the Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District’s Special Olympics fund. “As Knights of [...]
Christmas came early for Zavala Elementary teachers as they unwrapped their brand new devices as part of the Apple ConnectED grant on Tuesday. The school was selected last fall as [...]
The Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District is enhancing its security and safety operations for students by installing high definition cameras on 54 of its school buses.[...]
  As part of its annual Teacher of the Year Banquet, the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley recognized Dorraine Araiza, a teacher at the Harlingen Consolidated Independent [...]
The Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District celebrates Parental Involvement Day on Thursday, November 19. Parents are invited to sign the Parental Involvement Pledge at [...]
The Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District honors the men and women who have served in the armed forces during Veterans Day on November 11. Campuses across the district[...]
The Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District started its own Twitter chat in 2015. The Organizational Development Department will host a monthly chat for the 2015-2016 sc[...]
On October 27, Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District’s high school engineering clubs gathered for a special recognition in their honor. The United Launch Alliance pres[...]
Beginning October 26, HCISD starts its Red Ribbon Week (RRW) celebration, which is dedicated to promoting a drug-free lifestyle to students, their families and the community. The c[...]
The chants and cheers of over 100 elementary and middle school students from across the Rio Grande Valley rang through the halls of Zavala Elementary during the TEPSA’s (Texas Elem[...]
Developing leaders in our community, the rebroadcast of the RGV Leadership Summit will be held at the HCISD Performing Arts Center, 3217 W. Wilson Rd., on Nov. 5. Community members[...]
Dartmouth College, The University of Pennsylvania, Princeton University, and Stanford University will be presenting at the Harlingen CISD administration building on October 22 from[...]
The Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District proudly supports the Harlingen Half Marathon. Promoting health and wellness throughout the community, the half marathon will [...]
On October 2 the Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District kicked off its Farm Fresh Friday’s program. To mark the occasion, students across the district had the opp[...]
The Houston Elementary Girls’ Chess Team from earned top marks at the Texas Girl’s State Championship hosted at St. Alban’s Episcopal School in Harlingen on September 26. The[...]
Voya Financial, Inc., a leading provider of retirement plans for educators, presented Camille Cavazos, a teacher at Long Elementary School, with a $2,000 grant on September 28. The[...]
  The Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District will host its 26th annual Parental Involvement Conference on October 24. The conference will be held at Texas State Te[...]
Valerie Martinez, a seventh-grade student at Memorial Middle School, had one objective in mind this past summer, to keep kids reading. As a Cadette working towards her Girl Scout S[...]
Bowie Elementary was honored by the Texas Education Agency (TEA) earlier this summer in a report identifying more than 400 Title I Reward Schools across the state. Bowie made both [...]
This past weekend the Harlingen High School and Harlingen High School South Speech, Drama and Debate teams traveled to Corpus Christi to compete in a Texas Forensics Association qu[...]
Newsweek recently ranked Early College High School as one of the top high schools in the nation in its “Beating the Odds 2015” list. ECHS came in at number 84 in the annual list, w[...]
For the third year Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District students can go to class each day knowing that their attendance gives them the opportunity to win prizes and c[...]
David Muniz, a senior at HHS, and Alex Muniz, a sophomore at HHS, just wrapped up service projects at Harlingen High School and Dr. Abraham P. Cano Freshman Academy respectively. A[...]
Four seventh grade students from Gutierrez Middle School recently completed a project to help Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District’s youngest students better comprehe[...]
Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District Superintendent Dr. Art Cavazos welcomes students, family, teachers, and staff to the 2015-2016 school year. Superintendent Dr. Ar[...]
The Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District invites the Harlingen High School South, Early College High School, and Travis Elementary Learning Communities to meet their [...]
Diet and exercise are known to play a big part when it comes to health, but these factors alone aren’t the only determinants of health – especially when it applies to certain group[...]