Three students from GECHS, namely Diego Dosal, Kaylie Elizondo, and Violette Garcia, recently delivered a presentation titled "Unlock your Full Potential: A Step-by-Step Guide from Ideas to Execution" at the 8th Annual Student by Student Technology & Leadership Conference (SbySTech) held in Edinburg, Texas. Their presentation was based on their Coding.Org App Project. Apart from this, the students also participated in a STEM CHALLENGE where they designed an Alarm Circuit. They also attended a College & Career Connection event where they interacted with different University Recruiters. The students enjoyed it & It was a great experience! #PhoenixPride #STEM
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Save the Date: Scholarship Night!
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RGISC: Eco-Explorers Spring Break Mini Day Camps. Please see flyer for more information.
7 days ago, Hector J. Garcia ECHS
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Do you know Mr. Jorge Mendoza? GECHS Campus Spotlight: Mr. Mendoza is a Biology teacher at Garcia Early College. He is a graduate of J. W. Nixon High School and earned his Master of Science degree in Biology from the University of Texas at San Antonio. He has been an educator for the past 18 years and began his teaching career at L. J. Christen Middle School. While working for the district, he has had the opportunity to teach as adjunct faculty with Laredo College, Cantu Early College, and Texas A&M International University. What's the best part about being at Garcia ECHS? Mr. Mendoza feels blessed to serve his community with the best faculty, staff, and students in all of Texas. Beyond the classroom, Mr. Mendoza enjoys home improvement projects, traveling and spending time with family and friends. Fun Fact: His favorite sports team is the San Antonio Spurs.
7 days ago, Hector J. Garcia ECHS
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Congratulations to Garcia Early College High School's Laney Bernardini for being named the LISD February Student of the Month. Laney is a freshman at Garcia Early College High School. She is also an honor roll student who is dual enrolled at TAMIU. She also actively contributes to her community through various service activities, such as Laredo Animal Protective Society, SCAN, and Santo Niño Elementary Fall Festival. Laney’s contributions to the school community have been exceptional, and she was selected to be a part of the Superintendent's Student Advisory Council (SSAC). One of Laney's most notable characteristics is her exceptional leadership skills. Her ability to work well with others is remarkable, and she does not hesitate to lend a helping hand. She supports the growth and development of her classmates, contributing significantly to a positive and collaborative learning environment, such as tutoring her classmates. After high school, Laney hopes to attend Stanford University and get a master’s degree in Marine Biology or something in life science. She wants to have a career working with marine animals. Laney also enjoys reading and watching TV. She is the daughter of Exie and Michael Bernardini.
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Progress Reports are available on Skyward today, Wednesday, Feb. 21. Please see flyer for instructions on how to access your child’s report.
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Last week the LISD Superintendent's Student Advisory Council members visited elementary schools and read a book to a class. This month the advisory council read “Charlie the Ranch Dog” to Sanchez/Ochoa, Don Jose Gallego, Daiches, Zachry, Bruni, Dovalina Heights, and J.C. Martin’s second and third grade students/classes.
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Parents and family members, you are invited to attend our virtual presentation on Drug Awareness this upcoming Tuesday at 2:30pm. Join us via Google meets using the following link. https://meet.google.com/qou-hdrb-jfr
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GECHS Parade ready! #PhoenixPride
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The Youth Parade kicks off at 6 pm. 🎉 Help GECHS win the People's Choice Award. Vote for float #43 through this link: https://wbcalaredo.org/peoples-choice-ibc/ #phoenixpride
17 days ago, Hector J. Garcia ECHS
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LISD ‘s Office of Communications hosted the 4th Annual LISD Scholars Golf Tournament on Saturday, February 10, at the Casa Blanc Golf Course. Close to 100 golfers enjoyed a fun-filled day of golf that included breakfast and lunch, door prizes, a cool goodie bag and a warm feeling from supporting LISD’s graduates on their way to college. Thanks to our sponsors and golfers LISD was able to raise money for scholarships for students from Martin High School, Nixon High School, Cigarroa High School, Garcia Early College High School, and Valdez High School.
19 days ago, Laredo ISD
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LISD ‘s Office of Communications hosted the 4th Annual LISD Scholars Golf Tournament on Saturday, February 10, at the Casa Blanc Golf Course. Close to 100 golfers enjoyed a fun-filled day of golf that included breakfast and lunch, door prizes, a cool goodie bag and a warm feeling from supporting LISD’s graduates on their way to college. Thanks to our sponsors and golfers LISD was able to raise money for scholarships for students from Martin High School, Nixon High School, Cigarroa High School, Garcia Early College High School, and Valdez High School.
19 days ago, Laredo ISD
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Do you know Mr. Jose Ruiz? Mr. Jose Ruiz, who is a proud graduate of Martin High School, has been employed with Laredo ISD for 14 years. Prior to joining Garcia Early College High School, he began his career at J. C. Martin Elementary and has also worked at LCC and Holy Family. From 1984-1986, Mr. Ruiz attended LCC and is a few hours away from receiving his Associates in Accounting. He enjoys working at GECHS because he finds it enjoyable to be around people. When he's not working, he likes to spend time with his family. #PhoenixPride
20 days ago, Hector J. Garcia ECHS
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Need help with your FAFSA? The LISD Guidance and Counseling Department, with the assistance of TAMIU and Laredo College, will be hosting a Financial Aid Drive Monday, February 12, 2024 from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. *See flyer for more information*
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Congratulations to Uriel Ancona for being named the U.S. Border Patrol "Youth of the Month" for February. #PhoenixPride
24 days ago, Hector J. Garcia ECHS
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Happy National Counseling Week! Thank you for all that you do. Your hard work and dedication are greatly appreciated! #PhoenixPride
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Do you know Mr. Jose “Richie” Benavides? GECHS Campus Spotlight: Mr. Benavides is a Digital Learning Specialist serving Garcia Early College, Memorial Middle School, Vidal M. Trevino, F. S. Lara, and Jose Valdez High School!  Mr. Benavides is a proud graduate of Martin High School and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from the University of Texas at San Antonio. Continuing the journey of education, Mr. Benavides earned a Master's in School Administration from Texas A&M International University. With an impressive 25 years of service in LISD, Mr. Benavides brings a wealth of experience to the table. He spent a decade as a teacher at Christen Middle School before transitioning into instructional technology, where he has dedicated 15 years to enhancing learning through technology integration. The best part of his job? According to Mr. Benavides, it's the endless opportunities for learning and teaching, and the joy of helping others elevate their classroom experiences. Outside of work, Mr. Benavides finds utmost joy in spending quality time with his family, especially his 3 and 6-year-old children, making every moment filled with fun and laughter! #PhoenixPride
29 days ago, Hector J. Garcia ECHS
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Congratulations to LISD’s Border Patrol January Youth of the Month Award recipients. They are Karina De La Cruz of Cigarroa High School, Jaxson Morin of Nixon High School, Fatima Gonzalez of Garcia Early College High School, and Trianna Garza of Martin High School.
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Congratulations to LISD’s Border Patrol January Youth of the Month Award recipients. They are Karina De La Cruz of Cigarroa High School, Jaxson Morin of Nixon High School, Fatima Gonzalez of Garcia Early College High School, and Trianna Garza of Martin High School.
about 1 month ago, Laredo ISD
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