Lufkin ISD News
Ana Villanueva’s 6th, 7th, and 8th grade Spanish classes have been learning about Hispanic culture and the Día de Muertos or Day of the Dead that will take place October 31st through November 2nd.
According to the RedRibbon.org website, since its beginning in 1985, the Red Ribbon has come to symbolize drug prevention worldwide.
What does United Way mean to Lufkin ISD?
Congratulations to the 2019-2020 Lufkin ISD Leadership Academy! This is the fourth year for a cohort of Lufkin ISD employees to come together for the sole purpose of honing leadership skills.
Angela Pool, 1st grade teacher at Burley Primary, was awarded the Dawn Youdan Memorial Teacher Grant given annually by the Angelina Rotary Club.
Three years ago, a young boy named Cody called out hello from the car window to a crossing guard at the corner of Chestnut and York not knowing that he would inspire that crossing guard to spread joy waving to every parent and child that passes by.
Lieutenant David Rodriguez and Director of Nursing Jan Fulbright conducted the first Stop the Bleed training beginning with the primary school leaders.
The Outdoor Learning Classroom at Slack Elementary, funded with a grant from the Lufkin ISD Education Foundation, has three new residents in the beautiful space.
Representatives from Georgia-Pacific presented a check in the amount of $5,000 to the Lufkin ISD Career Technical Education (CTE) program at Lufkin High School to help finance students going to state and national competitions.
Lufkin High School had the opportunity to welcome Leadership Lufkin to walk the halls and meet students and staff who make LHS a great place to learn. The group was treated to hands-on activities to get the full effect of classes at LHS.
The Pre-K 3 students at Hackney Primary learned all about jobs in our community from law enforcement to nursing. Thanks for our community and school volunteers who made this event special!
Thanks to all of our custodians! They do an amazing job going above and beyond to make sure our schools are clean and safe.
Mary Gail McCarty, Reading Specialist and Dyslexia Therapist, said, “It’s all about relationships. The number one goal is to build relationships.”
The Dyslexia students at Lufkin ISD participated in “The Gift of Creativity” showcase displaying 100 pieces of artwork at the Museum of East Texas.
Congratulations to the 2019 Homecoming Court! Homecoming festivities will begin at 7:05 p.m. at Abe Martin Stadium tonight.
Congratulations to our Commended National Merit Scholar and our National Hispanic Recognition Program students!
Students brought their loved ones to Mrs. Goff’s PE class at Anderson Elementary to enjoy some exercise. Stations were arranged to give the visitors and students a complete workout.
Imagine a silent world where you can’t even hear the sound of your own voice. This is the world that Glena Marcum lives in and thrives in as she teaches deaf students at Trout Primary how to communicate.
Early Release on Wednesday, September 25th.
The Region 5 ESC Food Service Coop’s East Texas Food Show & Tasting was a huge hit for administrators, cafeteria employees and students alike.
Educators at Brandon Elementary joined 45,000 educators across the nation to celebrate “out-side-of-the-box” educational experiences for students. The entire campus was transformed into a sports theme. LHS students loved participating with the students.
The safety and security of our students and campuses is always a priority for the Lufkin school district. We are working to be proactive to ensure the safety of our students, schools and staff.
The Drug-Free All Stars are a group of high school seniors from Angelina County who are hand-selected students to serve as role models for their community by living a tobacco, drug, and alcohol-free lifestyle.
The 6th cohort of the STEM Academy was recognized along with top STEM volunteers at the September Lufkin ISD board meeting.
Lufkin High School had a total of 52 AP Scholars with an average score of 3.24. Five of the Lufkin High School AP tests resulted in scores higher than the Global average mean score.