McAllen ISD students’ space experiment nearing launch

Experiment just 1 of 21 chosen in North America A project by McAllen Independent School District students will be launched into space this spring. It’s one of only 21 selected from across the entire North American continent. Three students from Lamar Academy International Baccalaureate Programme conceptualized and produced a scientific proposal which will achieve realization

Dual Language Program producing biliterate students

In a Dual Language classroom, elementary students engage their teacher and each other in English or Spanish. They study their subjects and lessons like any other class, however, they learn to do it functionally in two languages. Welcome to the Dual Language classroom. It takes students beyond bilingualism into biliteracy. The McAllen ISD Dual Language

Parent and Family Engagement Conference

The annual McAllen ISD Parent and Family Engagement Conference will be Saturday, January 21, at McAllen High (2021 La Vista Ave.). Registration will begin at 8:15 a.m. with sessions starting at 8:45 a.m. Sessions will cover topics like parenting, health and nutrition, discipline, college and career readiness, McAllen ISD programs, community safety programs and more. Call 956-971-1113 for