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Anna Hernandez Retires from STEP Academy

Anna Hernandez Retires from STEP Academy

Posted Date: 02/16/2024

Starting out as a substitute teacher at UISD more than 30 years ago, Anna Hernandez faced challenges. At 5 feet tall, the then-22-year-old was smaller than many of the students in United South . . .
United ISD Students and Former Students in the City Spotlight

United ISD Students and Former Students in the City Spotlight

Posted Date: 02/15/2024

It was a great night for United Independent School District students and former students who were presented Laredo Icon Awards from the City of Laredo's Mayor Dr. Victor Treviño. The presentations . . .
UISD Registrars Honored

UISD Registrars Honored

Posted Date: 02/15/2024

UISD registrars were honored this week for their hard work with a special breakfast, cake and encouraging speeches. The event, held on Tuesday at LB Johnson 9th Grade Campus, was part of National . . .
KGNS Honors Teacher of the Month at Ruiz Elementary

KGNS Honors Teacher of the Month at Ruiz Elementary

Posted Date: 02/14/2024

A teacher at Ruiz Elementary received an unexpected special visit and accolades from KGNS-TV and a local law firm for her hard work and dedication.  First Grade Teacher Cynthia Jimenez was quite . . .