Lobo band members named 'Texas All-State'
Three members of the Big Green Marching Machine have been selected to the prestigious Texas All-State Band. Joshua Babino, son of Jonathan and Rochelle Babino, Levi Grant, son of Doice and Beth Grant, and Myles Meader, son of Matthew and Francis Meader, will perform with the Texas All-State Band in San Antonio, Saturday, Feb. 11 at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center as part of the 2017 Texas Music Educators Association Convention.
Public hearing prior to Monday's board meeting
A public hearing will be held prior to a regularly scheduled Longview ISD Board of Trustees Meeting at 5 p.m. Monday, Jan. 9 in the Longview ISD Boardroom, 1301 E. Young Street, Longview, TX 75601.
LISD monitoring weather conditions
District officials are currently monitoring weather changes that may occur tomorrow due to the possibility of some frozen precipitation or snow flurries. While Longview ISD does not anticipate any changes to Friday's schedule will be needed, the weather is expected to be quite cold and windy.
Debate team earns honors, advances to State
Longview High School UIL debaters Carrie Gilliland and Maddie Johnson will advance to state competition next week.
Hudson PEP now accepting applications for enrollment
Applications are being accepted at Hudson PEP Elementary School for the 2017-18 school year. Deadline is Feb. 17 for students entering 1st grade next year, and April 28 for students entering 2nd through 5th grades.
IB information meeting set Jan. 17
Students and parents of highly-motivated students are encouraged to attend an informational meeting set for 6 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 17 at the Little Theater on the campus of Longview High.
Eight early graduates receive diplomas
During the Longview ISD trustees meeting Monday, Dec. 12, graduates were recognized by Principal Kristi Means. Means said the graduates each had an obligation to, "share your gifts with the world."
Trustees oppose 'letter grade' ratings, school vouchers
Longview ISD joined districts across the state calling for the repeal of the A-F school rating system during its regular meeting Monday, Dec. 12. The resolution calls for the Texas Legislature to repeal the letter-grade rating system that will be implemented in the 2017-2018 school year as part of House Bill 2804, passed by the legislature in 2015.