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Trautmann Middle School Honors Band Earns National Distinction

Posted Date: 09/19/2019

The Foundation for Music announced that the Trautmann Middle School (TMS), Honors Band, under the direction of Jorge L. Garcia, has been selected as a National Winner in the Mark of . . .

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United South Magnet Students attend Pathways for Trade Symposium at TAMIU

Posted Date: 09/17/2019

United South Magnet students, together with their teachers Mrs. Claudia Saenz and Clarissa Gonzalez, attended the Pathways For Trade Symposium at Texas A&M International University on September . . .

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Johnson HS Students Attend Tapia Camps at Rice University

Posted Date: 09/17/2019

This summer, eight students from Jonhson High School and their sponsor, Edna Olmeda a teacher from Zaffirini Elementary School attended Rice University’s prestigious and unique camps hosted by The . . .

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Muller Elementary Holds Childhood Cancer Awareness Parade

Posted Date: 09/16/2019

Muller Elementary held a school-wide parade to honor one of its own students.   Muller Elementary student, Juan Nevarez, was diagnosed with Leukemia last year and is well on the road to recovery.  . . .

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                                   A Leader in Me Lighthouse School

The Leader in Me Lighthouse Status School LogoWhat is the Leader in Me?
Leader in Me is FranklinCovey’s whole-school improvement process based on the idea that everyone can be a leader. This evidence-based approach empowers students with the leadership and life-skills they need to thrive in the 21st century.

        In the 2017-2018 school year, through the hard work and dedication of our students, parents, faculty, and staff, Dr. Henry Cuellar Elementary achieved Lighthouse accreditation, becoming the first and only campus to do so in the Laredo community. 


The Leader in Me Tree of 7 Habits

7 Habits for Students 
The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People is one of the key frameworks of the Leader in Me process. The 7 Habits help students learn and apply social-emotional skills. Additionally, the 7 Habits give students and staff members a common language and  are essential in building a strong leadership culture. 

Click here for more information on The Leader in Me program.