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Wednesday, December 17, 2014 • Posted December 19, 2014
As Christmas approaches, many of us are busy bustling about buying presents, decorating trees, and planning our holiday meals. We may even be planning to go “over the river and thru the woods” to grandmother’s house for a visit! Have you ever planned for a trip and then the destination changed?
Wednesday, December 3, 2014 • Posted December 5, 2014
Students at Llano Elementary School are striving hard to master reading by practicing daily! Accelerated Reader quizzes are taken over the books they read making sure comprehension is achieved. Classroom teachers in 1st - 5th grades are rewarding their students with a small “prize” at the end of each six weeks.
Wednesday, November 26, 2014 • Posted December 5, 2014
The LHS Counselors Terrie Smarr and Nita Fields have felt truly blessed to work with the students at Llano High School this fall. We have shared some unique experiences with them and provided them with ongoing support to reach their full academic potential here and beyond. The counselors have been busy with the activities listed below. House Bill 5 has redefined the meaning of college to include ANY postsecondary training, with less emphasis placed on the traditional four-year college route an ...
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 • Posted December 3, 2014
On Monday, Nov. 17, Coach Aidan Callahan, Cross Country coach for Llano ISD recognized this year’s regional qualifiers. Girls Heather Shafer and Elainia Keeney as well as the Boy’s Team, consisting of Jason Gann, Dane Black, Grayson Freeman, Cole Polley, Andy Wright, Jack Maner, and Danny Hansen. Project Manager Dean Sharp updated the board on the status of the 2013 and 2013 Bond Programs.
Wednesday, November 5, 2014 • Posted November 13, 2014 • Photos
Last weekend, Llano HS FCCLA went Trick or Treating in town but instead of collecting candy, they asked for canned food items for our local food pantry.  The students were able to collect and donate 510 items to the Llano Food Pantry in preparation for the holidays. Last week during Red Ribbon Week, these students collected coins in a “Drug Free Makes Cents” campaign.  The students are donating the money they collected to HOPE Haus, a sober living women’s transitional home here in tow ...
Wednesday, November 12, 2014 • Posted November 13, 2014
Fall is upon us, weather is changing, and it is hard for me to believe that we are already in the month of November and quickly approaching the holiday season. The fall semester is soon coming to an end. It has been a busy few months and November brings us the opportunity to take time to reflect on what we are thankful for.
Wednesday, November 12, 2014 • Posted November 13, 2014
The Llano Special Olympians competed in a 3 day Area 13 Bowling Competition with over 1300 athletes in Austin, Texas on November 7-9, 2014. Llano was well represented with 10 students participating in every age group. The athletes trained for 2 months beginning in September. This year the Yellow Jacket team took home 1 Gold medal from Jima Johanson.
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 • Posted October 22, 2014
The new school year has just begun for the students at Llano ISD, but in the business office, one of our big focuses is the 2013-2014 fiscal year which just ended August 31. For the next month, the business office will be reviewing the past year’s accounting records in anticipation of our outside auditors arriving.
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 • Posted October 22, 2014 • Photos
Local businesses and anonymous community members have graciously donated funds to spotlight students on the A Honor Roll at Llano Junior High. Each six weeks Llano National Bank and an anonymous community sponsor award two boys and two girls from the 6th, 7th, and 8th grade A Honor Roll list with a crisp $50 bill.
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 • Posted September 24, 2014
We are off to a terrific start at Llano Elementary! Our campus has around 380 students who have settled in and are doing a great job! Recently, an open house was held allowing parents to visit their students’ classrooms and learn more about what their school day would be like.
Wednesday, September 10, 2014 • Posted September 15, 2014
Llano High School is hosting an Open House on Tuesday, September 16 from 5:30 – 7:00. Parents and students are invited to meet the teachers and will have an opportunity to set up a conference time if needed. This is a come-and-go Open House format. Parents may request a copy of their child’s schedule at the front office if necessary.
Wednesday, September 10, 2014 • Posted September 15, 2014
Registration for the PSAT exam is open at Llano High School for 10th and 11th graders through Friday, September 20, 2014. The PSAT exam provides preparation for the SAT reasoning test as well as feedback about critical academic skills. This is also the exam for juniors to potentially enter the National Merit Scholarship Competition.
Wednesday, September 3, 2014 • Updated September 15, 2014 1:02 PM
Welcome back to the 2014-2015 school year. I hope everyone had a chance to enjoy their summer. One would think school started in the first week of August with all the activities going on at Llano High School. And on that same note, we want to acknowledge the extra time and efforts put forth by all employees and students as they helped prepare for the new school year.
Wednesday, August 20, 2014 • Updated September 15, 2014 11:08 AM
Llano ISD announced its policy today for providing free and reduced-price meals for children served under the attached current income eligibility guidelines. Each school/site or the central office has a copy of the policy, which may be reviewed by anyone on request. Starting on August 12, 2014, Llano ISD will begin mailing letters to the households of the children in the district about eligibility benefits and any actions households need to take to apply for these benefits.
Wednesday, August 20, 2014 • Updated September 15, 2014 11:05 AM
The 2014-2015 school year is about to begin. All of the Llano ISD staff members are busy getting ready to welcome our students on Monday, August 25. While our focus is on the upcoming year, this is also a great time to reflect on the accomplishments of last year. Recently, the Texas Education Agency released their annual accountability results for each campus and district in Texas.