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Wednesday, April 16, 2014 • Posted April 18, 2014
Llano, TX--All first graders at Llano Elementary School recently received free prevent tooth decay kits through the Fantastic Teeth Fan Club. Lee Ellis led members of Llano Masonic Lodge in assembling and delivering kits to the school. The Fantastic Teeth Fan Club, sponsored by Masonic Home and School of Texas, strives to prevent suffering from toothaches, reduce missed school days due to dental problems, and cut costs for dental treatment. Prevent tooth decay kits contain: a toothbrush, t ...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 • Posted April 18, 2014
When sharing the facts of the 2014 LISD Bond Program at various locations around the school district, I am frequently asked this very question. Upon researching the subject, I found this statement from Northside ISD. “Just as homeowners borrow money in the form of a mortgage to finance the purchase of a home, a school district borrows money in the form of bonds to finance new schools and renovation projects.
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 • Posted April 18, 2014 • Photos
The Llano High School drama department presented the play “Picnic” for the UIL One Act Play District 8-AAA competition on March 27th at Liberty Hill High School. While Llano was not one of the two advancing schools, five members of the company did receive individual awards. Outstanding Tech/Crew award went to Logan Ashabranner, Stage Manager.
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 • Posted April 18, 2014
On Friday, April 5, 2014, Llano’s Special Olympics team traveled to Marble Falls High School to compete in the local Marble Falls Special Olympics Round-Up. Seven teams came from the area to compete in track and field events. This year Llano had 13 students compete in the field events, which consisted of the shot put throw, javelin throw and softball throw.
Wednesday, April 9, 2014 • Posted April 17, 2014
The Llano High School drama department presented the play “Picnic” for the UIL One Act Play District 8-AAA competition on March 27th at Liberty Hill High School. While Llano was not one of the two advancing schools, five members of the company did receive individual awards. Outstanding Tech/Crew award went to Logan Ashabranner, Stage Manager.
Wednesday, April 9, 2014 • Posted April 17, 2014
There have been many successful events during the Spring Semester for students in the Llano Bands. In February, many of the students from the Junior High and High School Bands competed at the UIL Solo and Ensemble competition held at Howard Payne University in Brownwood. There was much success by the students at this event with the LJH Band earning a total of 54 1st Division medals and 20 LHS Band members receiving 1st Division medals.
Wednesday, March 26, 2014 • Updated April 4, 2014 10:41 AM
Technology projects are one component of the May 2014 bond package. I thought it would be worthwhile to give some detail concerning what we propose to do with the money allocated to technology in that bond package. The description for the technology projects included in the bond package was “District wide technology improvements will provide upgrades to the technology infrastructure and improved availability to data systems”.
Wednesday, March 26, 2014 • Posted April 4, 2014
Teaching early learners not only to read, but to enjoy reading, is the key to academic success says a group of kindergarten and first grade teachers who spoke at Monday’s Llano ISD Board of Trustees meeting Monday. Six teachers were on hand to give an overview of the day in the life of a first grader.
Wednesday, March 12, 2014 • Updated March 17, 2014 8:49 AM • Photos
Llano Junior High will host a Scholastic Book Fair beginning Monday, March 17, 2014, and running until Friday, March 21, 2014, from 7:30 A.M. to 4:30 P.M. daily. The fair will close at 3:45 on Friday, March 21. Funds raised will help purchase reading awards and new books for the library.
Wednesday, February 5, 2014 • Posted February 5, 2014
On Thursday, February 6, Llano High School will conduct a financial aid night in the LHS auditorium at 6:00 p.m. Mrs. Scott, the junior/senior counselor, will discuss applying for financial aid through the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (or FAFSA) as well as answer any other financial aid questions you might have.
Wednesday, January 22, 2014 • Posted January 24, 2014
Mornings can be really crazy! The alarm doesn’t go off. The kids don’t want to get up. There’s no time to eat breakfast before the bus comes, or they’re just not ready to eat. Maybe your teenager grabs a can of soda and a candy bar on the way to school.
Wednesday, January 22, 2014 • Posted January 24, 2014 • Photos
The Kingsland Lions Club is proud to announce local Llano High School senior Madison Lee has won a scholarship award at the Lions District 2A-1 contest held January 11 in San Angelo. The disrict contest was open to students from Sweetwater to Junction and Kingsland to Midland . The contest required the student research and write an essay on"Diabetes Awareness". At the San Angelo competition the students were required to present their essay to a panel of 3 judges.
Wednesday, January 22, 2014 • Posted January 24, 2014
The awards ceremony for the third six weeks at Packsaddle Elementary was conducted on January 9, 2014. Students were recognized for perfect attendance, A and AB honor roll, and Spotlight. Those students recognized for perfect attendance in Kindergarten included: Gavin Hays, Evan Hemsworth, Sunnie Norris, McKenzie Ray, and Miguel Valdez Zagada, First grade students receiving the perfect attendance award were: Alex Aviles, Alondra Boites, Keegan Bush Jadyn Gosselin, Ciara Hays, Zachary Horton, ...
Posted January 24, 2014
The month of December was very busy and prosperous for members of the Llano Band program. Members of both the Llano HS Band and the Llano JH Bands competed in the ATSSB Region 7 Honor Band auditions and the Llano HS Band ended up with 12 members selected to the All-Region Band, and also advanced 2 members to the Area Band auditions on January 11th in Waco to audition for the Texas All-State Band.
Posted January 24, 2014
As Llano ISD is preparing for the construction phase for the 2013 bond issue passed last May, it is starting discussion of a new bond proposal that could be placed on the ballot for May of 2014. Construction consultants for the district reported Monday in a regular board meeting that bids will be opened in February to begin several projects, including a new roof at Llano Junior High.