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Wolf Pack Receives Scholarships to Sul Ross University

Listen to this Post Courtesy Carmen Rendon, (Laredo, Texas)-Five Lyndon B. Johnson High School students will represent Laredo, Texas and their alma mater at Sul Ross University in Alpine, Texas to play Division 3 tennis.  The student athletes signed letters of intent at a ceremony held at L.B.J.H.S. along side their teammates, peers, coach, and

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May 2016 Youths of the Month

Listen to this Post Courtesy Carmen Rendon, Four United I.S.D. students were among those celebrated as Youths of the Month for May 2016. The monthly program recognizes high school students who excel in academics and volunteer to help our community. Teachers and counselors nominate students for the recognition. Host for the May 2016 ceremony and luncheon was Martin High School. Youth of The Month is sponsored in part by the U.S. Border Patrol, The Senate of ​ ​

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Alexander High School Senior Signs Soccer Scholarship with TAMIU

Listen to this Post Courtesy Alex Meyer, (Laredo, Texas)-Congratulations to Alexander High School (AHS), senior Mariana “Manas” Avina, who signed a soccer scholarship with Texas A&M International University.  Manas has been a soccer star since the age of five and is the first local athlete to be awarded a full soccer scholarship to continue playing

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USHS Spanish Theater Club Debuts Original Play

Listen to this Post Courtesy Alex Meyer, (Laredo, Texas)-Recently, the United South High School Spanish Theater Club debuted a stage performance of a comedy written by the club’s members. Se Vende Una Mula was met with abundant laughs from spectators that included fellow students and USHS teachers and staff. Student Director Debir Vazquez stated that

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United South High School’s Winter Guard Wins Big In State

Listen to this Post Courtesy Carmen Rendon, (Laredo, Texas)-Congratulations to United South’s Winter Guard for earning 2nd place at the Texas Education Color Guard Association State Competition. The Team competed against 14 schools and scored an 83.47 and they are under the direction of Griselda Dozal. It has been an extreme season for the Panther

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UISD Announces STARR Testing Dates

Listen to this Post Courtesy Veronica Cantu,  (Laredo, Texas)-The United Independent School District reminds all parents that the next round of STAAR testing will be administered Monday, May 2, thru Thursday, July 14, 2016. TEST SCHEDULE May 2 STAAR/EOC Algebra 1 May 4 STAAR/ EOC U.S. History May 5 STAAR/ EOC Biology May 9 STAAR

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United High School Track Outpace Competition to win 29 6-A Championship

Listen to this Post Courtesy Alex Meyer, (Laredo, Texas)- Congratulations to the United High School’s boys track and field team for winning the 29 6-A district championship on Saturday, April 9 in Del Rio Texas. Head Coach is Jose A. Briones and Assistant Coaches are Eddie Gonzalez, Peter Juve, and Luis Lauriano. 

Youth of the Month April 2016

Youth of the Month April 2016

Listen to this Post Courtesy Carmen Rendon, (Laredo, Texas)-Four United I.S.D. students were among those celebrated as Youths of the Month for April 2016. The monthly program recognizes high school students who excel in academics and volunteer to help our community. Teachers and counselors nominate students for the recognition. Host for the April 2016 ceremony and luncheon

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Finley Elementary Launches Autism Awareness Month

Listen to this Post Courtesy Alex Meyer, (Laredo, Texas)Finley elementary school Principal Joe Garza, United ISD Special Ed. Teachers, staff, students and parents were accompanied by United ISD Board President Ricardo “Rick” Rodriguez, Superintendent Roberto J. Santos and Judge Tano Tijerina to proclaim Autism Awareness Month, which runs through April 29. Garza reminded guests that

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