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
McAllen ISD will be sending two high school mariachi teams to the highest level. Both McAllen High and James “Nikki” Rowe High will be competing at the state level in mariachi. They both have advanced to the TAME (Texas Association of Mariachi Educators) State Finals to be held February 3-4 in San Antonio.
The Texas Education Agency recently revealed its new proposed A-F system for accountability for school districts. McAllen ISD outperformed many of its peers in both the region and state. “I am pleased to report that McAllen ISD has received some of the best ratings in our area (highest among Class 6A schools in Hidalgo County:
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
The annual Fourth Grade Writing Awards ceremony honored 12 students from McAllen ISD schools December 15, 2016. Their essays were judged the best in the contest sponsored by Watermill Express and H-E-B.
McALLEN — Valley native and aspiring fashion designer David Saldaña is collecting materials in the area for his first fashion show slated for later this year and his collection’s pop-up shop in early February in San Antonio. Saldaña graduated from the Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising in Los Angeles. Prior to that, Saldaña attended
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