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Tournament of Academic Champions

Posted Date: 02/13/2019

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Zaffirini Elementary School one of 26 Texas Schools Nominated For 2019 National Blue Ribbon Honors

Posted Date: 02/12/2019

UISD's Judith Zaffirini Elementary School was one of  26 Texas public schools nominated by the Texas Education Agency (T.E.A.), for National 2019 Blue Ribbon Schools recognition. Moreover, Zaffirini . . .

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United ISD School Board Receives Recognition From Webb County Commissioner’s Court

Posted Date: 02/12/2019

The Webb County Commissioner’s Court commended United ISD’s Board of Trustees by honoring them during a recent court session.  The special hearing was held in honor of the school board’s Texas . . .

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LBJ Early College High School Wins Best PSA

Posted Date: 02/08/2019

United ISD is pleased to announce that LBJ Early College students, under the direction of Ms. Cynthia Gallardo, have won the title of Best PSA for the 9th Annual Rio Research Roundup.  For the past . . .

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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.