Tag Archive: LISD

Oct 06 2011

Expert addresses local educators

One of the nation’s most respected experts in the education of black males, Dr. Jawanza Kunjufu, recently addressed the faculty, students and  parents of Ned E. Williams Elementary School.  Kunjufu has authored 32 books, including national bestsellers Black Students: Middle Class Teachers, Keeping Black Boys Out of Special Education and An African-Centered Response to Ruby …

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Mar 17 2011

Salaries frozen, leave time cut

The Longview Independent School District’s (LISD) Board of Trustees has elected to leave the district’s salary and compensation schedules unchanged for 2011-2012. The panel also decided to discontinue local leave days for next year’s semester.  The state mandates five leave days, but LISD employees were receiving just two.  Superintendent Dr. James E. Wilcox explained the …

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Jan 27 2011

LHS students awarded $109,000 scholarships

Five Lindale High School students were each awarded $109,000 Post 9-11 GI Bill scholarships from the U.S. Navy. Alexander Jamieson, Jessica Berry, Nathan Gray, Seandrea Williams and Lydia Olsen accepted their awards from Petty Officer David Rodriguez. The money will be used to pay for

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Jan 26 2011

LHS student earns acclaim

The National Society of High School Scholars (NSHSS) has granted membership to Longview high school cialis professional online junior, Gorman Elizabeth Brown. Being selected by the society is a great honor because of its high standard of academic excellence, and Chair Claes Nobel singled out Brown for her towering academic status. “As a participant in …

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