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Approximately 150 Special Olympics bowlers from across the Rio Grande Valley came together at Creasey’s Bowling in Harlingen this Monday, October 31, to kick off their bowling comp[...]
The Harlingen High School Big Red Cardinal Band and Harlingen High School South Mighty Hawk Band gave stellar performances at the 74th Pigskin Jubilee on October 22. Hosted at Bogg[...]
Sally Gonzalez, a third-grade student at Jefferson Elementary, stepped into the girl’s department at the Target store in Harlingen. With racks of clothing towering over her, she co[...]
Beginning October 24, 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 [...]
Robots took a dive at Harlingen CISD’s Aquatic Center as the district hosted HESTEC 2016’s Navy SeaPerch Underwater Robotic Challenge for the very first time on October 7. Th[...]
Fourth graders across Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District will soon be treated to an experience beyond their wildest dreams when they get to play in the dirt as part[...]
By: Marifer Quevedo In this day and age where technology has transformed and revolutionized human interaction, the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) approach[...]
HCISD will be collecting clothing and school supplies on October 9 at the administration building from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Schools across the RGV have partnered with KRGV- Heart of th[...]
By: Marifer Quevedo Exactly one year after the Harlingen community voted in favor of a school board adopted tax rate, students continue to see the direct impact of the Tax Ratifica[...]
Cardinal and Hawk football fans will come together to revel in the excitement of Bird Bowl XXIV. will be played at Boggus Stadium on September 23. The game will begin at 7:30 p.m. [...]
Students learned to balance a ball on their tennis rackets this morning as a new wellness program swung into action for third-graders at Harlingen Consolidated Independent School D[...]
This year is Janine Marie Campbell’s ninth year with the Harlingen Area Educational Foundation. For the past three years, she has served as the HAEF President. On August 16, [...]
Planning is underway for the revamp of Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District’s auto collision and repair courses thanks to a Jobs and Education for Texans (JET) Grant [...]
HCISD students entered their classrooms for another wonderful school year on August 23. The district’s Senior Team and Public Relations/Community Engagement Department visite[...]
Thomas Valles and Johnny Samaniego, whose lives are portrayed in the 2015 Disney movie, McFarland USA, recently paid a visit to athletic and migrant students at the Harlingen Conso[...]
The Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District invites the Bowie Elementary, Long Elementary, and KEYS Academy learning communities to meet their respective campus leaders [...]
The Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District will enter the 2016-2017 school year with a plan unlike any other in its history. On July 26, the Board of Trustees unanimous[...]
The Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District earned the top honors in six categories of the Reader’s Choice Awards earning the best school awards for Best Elementary Scho[...]
With the first day of school right around the corner, DISH Network employees have made it their mission to make a difference in the lives of young learners. On August 9, as part of[...]
The Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District Board of Trustees approved the hiring of Bobbie Jo Hushen as Principal for Long Elementary during a special board meeting on [...]
The Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District invites the community to attend the 2016 Texas Parents Day Celebration. The event will be held Tuesday, August 16, 2016, at t[...]
By: Marifer Quevedo, Writer Students at elementary campuses across the Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District will be greeted with transformed learning spaces as they e[...]
Kristi David principal at Wilson Elementary and Roland Ingram principal at Treasure Hills Elementary were among the 95 Principals sponsored by Raise Your Hand Texas to attend leade[...]
Alex Torres, an incoming sophomore at Harlingen High School, will be representing the HCISD community at the Ford Next Generation Learning National Conference on October 18-21. His[...]
Lorie Negrete and Madison Pallikan teamed up to help the Valley Haven Emergency Children’s Shelter that will be opening in Harlingen. The girls visited shops in downtown Harlingen [...]
“Hana, dul, ses,” counting in Korean was one of the first lessons Alyssa Barnes, an incoming freshman at Dr. Abraham P. Cano Freshman Academy, learned from Taekwondo when she began[...]
Gerry MacPherson Fleuriet was born into a home that prioritized education, healthcare and service to others. Family was her inspiration to pursue these avenues of community service[...]
Heroes for Health Nutrition Camp participants ranging from third to sixth grade  Heroes for Health Ambassadors and Program Coordinator Broccoli black bean quesadillas and obstacle [...]
On June 20, Eladio Jaimez was officially sworn in as a member of the Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District Board of Trustees during a Special Meeting. As a Harlingen n[...]
On a hot summer day, four Harlingen CISD Librarians settle in shaded areas outside elementary campuses and set up a table filled with a variety of literature. In front, they place [...]
The Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District Board of Trustees approved Adriana Arellano as principal at Bowie Elementary during their regular board meeting on Tuesday, J[...]
Getting a head start in business, third and fifth grade Gifted and Talented students from Stuart Place Elementary participated in the Guppy Tank Business Contest hosted by Watermil[...]
On the first Monday of summer break, instead of sleeping in, a group of students woke up early and gathered at the Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District Administration[...]
Harlingen High School and Harlingen High School South students competed in the UIL Regional IV meet this past weekend at the University of Texas-San Antonio. Those who placed in th[...]
High School seniors Adey Awah and Danielle Del Bosque will attend the universities of their dreams this fall as recipients of the Terry Freshman Scholarship. The scholarship is a m[...]
Fourth and fifth-grade students packed Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District’s Administration Building as they visited the Technology Center on Thursday, April 14. Bon[...]
The Educational Results Partnership and the Institute for Educational Productivity have recognized Early College High School, Bowie Elementary School, and Long Elementary School on[...]
Carnegie Hall, a name synonymous with musical excellence, is the new ambition for middle school musicians at the Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District. This quest to p[...]
Students attending Zavala Elementary will now have technology at their fingertips thanks to the Apple ConnectED grant. On April 1, 2016, in a school-wide assembly, the school accom[...]
  The Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District will host the first annual HCISD Financial Fitness Expo on March 30 at Harlingen School of Health Professions from 5:0[...]
On March 7, the Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District will host a Child Find Event at the Administration Building located at 407 N. 77 Sunshine Strip. Attendees are as[...]
The Board of Trustees, district administrators, Harlingen officials, and community members came together to celebrate public education as the Harlingen Consolidated Independent Sch[...]
The NFL recognized Harlingen High School earlier this month as part of their Super Bowl High School Honor Roll initiative, which recognizes schools and communities that contributed[...]
  Whether its orchestra, band, choir, or visual art, fine arts programs can have a positive impact on a student’s life and are a key component in improving learning throughout[...]
Harlingen Consolidated Independent School Districts celebrates Instructional Coach Day on February 17. With a presence on every campus, the mission of an Instructional Coach is to [...]
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[...]
The Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District’s Baseball and softball seasons swing into action. Click the respective links below to view the 2016 schedules for Harl[...]
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[...]