Courtesy Veronica Cantu,
(Laredo, Texas)_Recognizing the achievements of successful graduates is the goal of United Independent School District’s League of Legends Distinguished Alumni program. Nominations are currently being sought for individuals who graduated from John B. Alexander High School, Lyndon B. Johnson High School, United High School or United South High School. Nomination applications are located on the United ISD website at www.uisd.net and are due by February 2, 2016 to the Superintendent’s Office located at 201 Lindenwood Drive.
“The League of Legends Distinguished Alumni Program recognizes exceptional graduates of our District who have set themselves apart by making extraordinary contributions to the communities they serve,” said United ISD Superintendent Roberto J. Santos.
Any individual may nominate a District graduate for this honor. However, nominees must have graduated at least five years ago or more, have made notable contributions to their profession and their community. They should also exhibit personal and professional integrity. Nominees may live in Laredo, surrounding areas or out of state.
A special selection committee will consider nominees in the following areas: outstanding service to country or community, career advancement, or philanthropy. Additional information on each of these specific areas can be found on the nomination form located on the website.
Supporting documentation such as a resume, news articles, or any other documentation verifying a nominee’s accomplishments may be submitted with the application.
“Many of our graduates have gone on to do great things and this is our special way of honoring them and letting them know how proud we are of them,” added Santos.
Applications can be dropped off at the Superintendent’s Office at:
United I.S.D. Office of the Superintendent
201 Lindenwood Drive
Laredo, Texas 78045
The District will select up to 10 individuals, to represent each high school campus to receive this special recognition. For more information about the League of Legends program, call (956) 473-6201 or 473-6286.