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Posted on: April 20, 2018

An Array of Color

The crowd enjoying the art exhibit

Mesmerizing is one of many words to describe this year's Third Annual District Art Show. More than 350 beautiful pieces of art, from pencil sketch to sculpture, were on exhibit.

New to the mix this year were the Little Elm High School Graphic Design and Ph...

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LEISD News
Posted on: April 20, 2018

Around the District...in Pictures

Ali Ziehm Headed to State Tennis Tournament

Christina Rosado's class at Oak Point Elementary won the 3-5 division of the myON Spring Reading Contest! The class celebrated with ice cream on Thursday!!

Chavez Elementary students enjoyed a visit from the Dallas Zoo this week. Thanks to AT&T, their ...

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LEISD News
Posted on: April 19, 2018

Hackberry Elementary fourth graders travel to Austin on an Education in Action Discover Texas Field

Hackberry, Little Elm ISD, 4.13.18

Fourth graders from Little Elm ISD’s Hackberry Elementary traveled to Austin on an Education in Action Discover Texas Field Trip April 13, 2018 to experience what they are learning in fourth gr...

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LEISD News
Posted on: April 13, 2018

Around the District...in Pictures

Childcare students with Daisy the Duck

The Little Elm High School HOSA team at the State HOSA Competition.

Daisy the Duck has taken up residency at the District Child Care playground located at Zellars. And under the fire truck, Daisy has decided that to be the perfect spot for nesting. She has...

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LEISD News
Posted on: April 12, 2018

LMS Cheer Squad Brings Home First Award

LMS Cheerleaders Win Cheer Star Nationals

Between games and other school events that require the support of the Lakeside Middle School Cheerleaders, the girls finally found something where someone else can do the cheering for them. 

Last weekend, the 16-member cheer squad traveled up the ...

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LEISD News
Posted on: April 17, 2018

Recent S&P Report Says Little Elm ISD has “Very Strong Finances”

Grant Anderson, Associate Superintendent and CFO for the District

The District issued its first bond sale of $150 million on April 3 and was able to maximize the amount based on recent credit rating reports. Little Elm ISD’s financial advisor, Derek Honea of RBC Capital Markets, presented credit rating informa...

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LEISD News
Posted on: October 26, 2017

LEISD STEM Rollout for the 2018-2019 School Year

STEM Roll Out Begins 2018-2019 school year

In the spring of 2017, Little Elm ISD surveyed the community through Thoughtexchange and asked how the community would feel about expanding STEM to all elementary campuses. The response was overwhelmingly in favor of providing STEM education to every chil...

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LEISD News
Posted on: April 10, 2018

Lobo Honor Band Earns Top Rating at UIL Competition

2018 Sweepstakes Lobo Honor Band

Friday, April 6, the Lobo Honor Band earned the UIL Sweepstakes trophy at the varsity concert & sight-reading competition. Bands were awarded the sweepstakes trophy when a panel of three judges gave a top rating of Superior, or 1st division, for a sta...

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LEISD News
Posted on: April 10, 2018

Lobo Honors Award Recipients Announced

Lobos Honor Award Bus Ride

Students depend on great teachers to help them reach their full potential. Teachers and even other staff members, who invest more time and energy, do it because they want students to have a great experience as they learn. The District is full of people li...

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LEISD News
Posted on: April 6, 2018

Around the District...in Pictures

Lakeview Paraprofessionals

Little Elm ISD Librarians attended the Texas Library Association Annual Conference in Dallas this week.

GT students from around the District visited Legoland this week. The students saw a lego version of DFW and a 4D movie, they rode rides and "blaste...

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LEISD News
Posted on: February 23, 2018

Community Input on Naming New Facilities

wolfLE white background

Last month, Little Elm ISD leaders streamlined facility naming procedures that would give the entire community a chance to offer their input when the District builds a new facility. "We know the importance of naming our facilities. We feel this allow...

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LEISD News
Posted on: April 10, 2018

Global Finals - Seven Chavez Elementary Students are Packing their Bags

Destination Imagination team from Chavez Elementary advance to Globals

For the first time in Little Elm ISD, seven Chavez Elementary students, called the “Power of 7,” have advanced to Global Finals after competing at the state Destination Imagination, or DI, tournament held in Mansfield ISD over the week...

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LEISD News
Posted on: March 29, 2018

Around the District...in Pictures

VEX Robotics Competition at Prestwick

Flat Lobo joined Lakeview Elementary students for breakfast and reading groups at Saturday Camp!

Hackberry Elementary fourth and fifth graders in the A Wrinkle in Time Book Club took a field trip to see the movie in Frisco Square.

Prestwick STEM Academy hos...

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LEISD News
Posted on: April 4, 2018

Hackberry Students Say Thank You to CoServ

coserv thank you

Lining the hallways at Hackberry Elementary were students of every grade level wielding hand-made signs with a word of thanks and chanting, "CoServ!" The recipients of those thank you notes were the six CoServ representatives who came to the cam...

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LEISD News
Posted on: March 26, 2018

Online Tool for Anonymous Reporting for Bullying

AA

Little Elm ISD has an on-line tool called "Anonymous Alerts" that students, parents, and teachers can use to report harmful, harassing, and bullying type behaviors. Anonymous Alerts bullying reporting mobile app helps combat bullying and other n...

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LEISD News
Posted on: March 26, 2018

Little Elm ISD Education Foundation Inaugural Dinner

Circle

The Little Elm ISD Education Foundation’s Inaugural Dinner is fast approaching. Come have dinner at Little Elm High School and tickle your taste buds with food prepared by renowned Chef, Wade Burch, and the Little Elm High School Culinary studen...

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LEISD News
Posted on: March 23, 2018

Around the District...in Pictures

Lady Lobo Soccer Playoff Bound

AIMS and GOALS students helped out at Lakeside Manor Senior Apartment Homes on Friday. The students helped residents with everything from walking dogs to gardening to cleanup out storage spaces!

LEHS Powerlifter Faith Goins (right) placed third at the Stat...

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LEISD News
Posted on: March 2, 2018

Little Elm ISD Celebrates first Destination Imagination Team to go to State

Power of 7 Team advances to State Destination Imagination

Beyond the Imagination, a Destination has emerged for seven young Destination Imagination Competitors from Chavez Elementary. “Power of 7” is a team made up of six fifth graders and one fourth grader. They are the first team to advance...

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LEISD News
Posted on: March 5, 2018

Special Olympics Volunteer Form is Open

Special Olympics Track Meet

Anticipation is growing as Little Elm ISD prepares to host its 12th Annual Special Olympics Track and Field Meet on Thursday, April 26, 2018. This event has become a staple of the community providing competition for hundreds of athletes. The event will ho...

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LEISD News
Posted on: February 9, 2018

Little Elm ISD Announces Director for Curriculum and Learning

Doug Sevier, Director for Curriculum and Learning

Little Elm ISD is pleased to announce Doug Sevier in his new role as Director for Curriculum and Learning with the District. He has spent the last two years as Principal at Chavez Elementary.

Prior to Little Elm ISD, Sevier was the Principal at Northbrook ...

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LEISD News
Posted on: February 1, 2018

UIL Realignments Announced for 2018-2020

UIL realignment

Thursday morning, the University Interscholastic League (UIL) released its tentative Volleyball, Basketball, and Football District Assignments and Reclassification information. For the first time in history, Little Elm football will play in a separate dis...

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LEISD News
Posted on: January 26, 2018

Lakeview 5th Graders: Leaders in Education

Student-Led Conferences

When students guide the parent-teacher conference, they take ownership of their learning. Lakeview Elementary fifth-grade teacher Kim Crawford experienced it first hand with her own child at a different district. “I thought it was very unique and very int...

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LEISD News
Posted on: January 5, 2018

Thank a School Board Member

School Board members pose in a selfie.

January is School Board Recognition Month and Little Elm ISD is joining other districts across the state to thank these community volunteers for their commitment and contributions to our public schools.

“School board members serve countless hours...

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LEISD News
Posted on: October 18, 2017

#WeAreLittleElm

LIINK - 3 kids playing outside

LiiNK, which stands for Let's Inspire Innovation 'N Kids, is a project designed by Dr. Debbie Rhea of Texas Christian University. It models the Finnish school system, one of the most successful school systems in the world, where students receive four rece...

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LEISD News
Posted on: May 11, 2017

The Process of Prioritization

LRFPC

Committee members considered four important factors as they worked through a prioritization process during Monday night’s Long Range Facilities Planning Committee meeting. This was the fourth meeting the LRFPC had in a series of five meetings.

Ba...

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LEISD News
Posted on: April 24, 2017

Girls Operating as Leaders at Lakeside Middle School

GOAL at Lakeside Middle

On Thursday, the Girls Operating As Leaders (GOAL) club members met a few of their new mentors: Ana Lopez, Ericka Osorio, and Melissa Miranda. The young women are members of the Sigma Lambda Gamma National Sorority Inc. and students of Texas Woman's Unive...

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