Harlingen CISD teams put their literary knowledge to the test during a Battle of the Books event hosted at Dr. Abraham P. Cano Freshman Academy on Jan. 18-19. Taking first place in[...]
Across all subjects, all 17 elementary campuses at Harlingen CISD surpassed the state average in the State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness (STAAR). “HCISD’s elementary s[...]
Pre-kinder, kinder, and first-grade students along with their families came together at Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District’sPerforming Arts Center for a jungl[...]
Lee Means Elementary fourth grade teacher, Felix Rodriguez is taking math out of the classroom and into the garden. Last school year, after reading “The Lemonade War,” his class wa[...]
It has been an eventful summer for Early College High School junior Katelynn Renteria. She has been busy promoting her new spy thriller, “The Other Side of the Law,” which was rele[...]
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 [...]
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[...]
It’s Friday morning, and an enthusiastic class of students from Coakley Middle School walks over to their neighboring campus, Houston Elementary. They’re on an important mission to[...]
Reading outside of the classroom is critical for maintaining and expanding a child’s literacy skills. In an effort to keep momentum strong for early childhood literacy during the s[...]
On Friday May 7, Harlingen High School South sophomore and Eagle Scout, Tristan Strubhart celebrated the realization of his project to spread literacy with the ribbon cutting of Ha[...]
On Tuesday and Wednesday, May 5 and 6, Sylvan Learning and Harlingen CISD celebrated the National Week of the Young Child with a themed literary event, Magic of Reading: Oh the pla[...]
Continuing efforts to promote early childhood literacy  through access to books, HCISD’s elementary schools were recently awarded the Reading is Fundamental (RIF) Grant, a generous[...]
  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 [...]
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 [...]
Congratulations to the winners of the Harlingen Public Library Summer Reading Program. The winners were: High School Division – Daniel Rodriguez Middle School Division –[...]
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[...]
Choirs and bands from across the Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District hit the right notes at the 2013 University Interscholastic League (UIL) Concert and Sight-readin[...]