Tag Archive: LISD

Aug 17 2016

School Kicks Off

Influence occurs in a single moment, it may be in the classroom, in the cafeteria, on the bus, even at Walmart where at teacher or staff member meets a student”- Jimmy Cabrera, LISD key note speaker Story by Joycelyne Fadojutimi Longview ISD held its convocation for the upcoming 2016-17 school year at the Lobo Coliseum. …

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Aug 15 2016

TEA Standards Met

Sarah LeBus Communications Officer, Longview ISD Longview ISD received the 2016 accountability ratings from the Texas Education Agency today with excitement. Every one of the 14 campuses Met Standard, with Longview Early Graduation HS scoring a 62 when the state target was 35. Beth Basset, Director of Instruction at LISD, explained the district’s goals and …

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Apr 18 2016

Johnston McQueen Goes Blue

With April being Child Abuse Prevention Month agencies which work with abused, abandoned and neglected children are teaming with area schools to rally public awareness to the heartbreaking plague of the mistreatment and neglect of children in Gregg County. Johnston-McQueen Elementary School’s recent “Go Blue Day” stood out within this campaign as it showcased varied …

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Sep 11 2014

Lobo-ly Green Out

Friday was Green Country Day at Lobo Stadium. Longview Independent School District (LISD) Foundation Executive Director Kay Ray was plumb tickled. The Lobo Green Out was a success. In fact, the Foundation ran out of most sizes even before the Longview Lobos/John Tyler Lions game kicked off. By Thursday afternoon, only a few of the largest sizes …

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Oct 30 2013

Media Tips for the week of October 28

John Tyler High School Café con Leche – Parent Meeting In Spanish Monday, October 28 6:00 p.m. Library Information will be presented to families which include scholarships and grants, college admissions for post-secondary studies, as well as information on the branches of services. Woods Elementary School Pumpkin Chunk Thursday, October 31 11:30 – 12:15 – …

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Oct 24 2013

LHS musicians shine

The Longview High School (LHS) Lobo band has won a first division rating from the entire judging panel to secure its 64th consecutive “superior” score in University Interscholastic League contest rating competition. This extends the “Big Green Marching Machine’s” record for consecutive superior ratings in regional competition. For more than 80 years the LHS band has …

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Oct 10 2013

LISD latest move:District hires assistant superintendent, charge him with academic improvement

    A former Texas and New York superintendent returned home to east Texas this week to begin his new job of improving academic performance in Longview ISD. Horace Williams, a Leverett’s Chapel native, began his job as an assistant superintendent on Monday. He most recently served 6½ years as superintendent of Cedar Hill ISD, …

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May 02 2013

Lighting the way

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The recent 2013 Lamplighter Awards Banquet gave students an opportunity to express their genuine appreciation to educators whom they respect and admire. Read on for some of their moving essays and a complete winner’s list. A “Pretty Slick” Teacher “I try to make it fun for you guys. It’s boring to just sit down and …

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