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Posted on: January 11, 2019

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Lakeview Celebrates Law Enforcement Day

Lakeview Elementary celebrates their School Resource Officer Sergeant Mitchel on National Law Enforcement Day! Follow @lakeviewLEISD on Facebook.

In honor of National Law Enforcement Day, students at Brent Elementary were encouraged to write an essay about...

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LEISD News
Posted on: January 11, 2019

myON Winter Reading Challenge Winners Announced for Grades 4-8

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4th Grade Competition: Jayden Jackson, from Chavez, read 2703 minutes to win 1st place. Jalen Jackson, from Chavez, read 2649 minutes to win 2nd place.

5th Grade Competition: Manha Asif, from Lakeview, read 1799 minutes to win 1st place.

5th Grade Competiti...

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LEISD News
Posted on: December 7, 2018

Seeking Input from Community about Possibly Renaming Stadium

Aerial of the Little Elm Athletic Complex

The Little Elm ISD Board of Trustees is seeking community input regarding a potential change in the name of the District's stadium. The current name of the stadium is the Little Elm Athletic Complex. "Earlier in the year, suggestions were brought for...

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LEISD News
Posted on: December 18, 2018

Around the District...in Pictures

Lady Lobo Basketball

The LEHS Lady Lobo Basketball team knows that life is about more than basketball, they served dinner at the Dallas Life Shelter on Tuesday. Follow @LELADYLOBOHOOPS on Twitter.

Proud of our Brent Elementary Honor Choir for going over their goal of 200 toys ...

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LEISD News
Posted on: January 4, 2019

Where did all the Little Elm ISD Buses Go?

close up of a bus

After 36 years of occupying a site in the central part of the town, Little Elm ISD has moved its bus fleet to a new location 2.5 miles west of that location. Phase one of the Little Elm ISD Transportation and Operations Facility is located on Hill Lane an...

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LEISD News
Posted on: December 14, 2018

Around the District...in Pictures

Brent Choir Performance

Brent Elementary kindergarten and first grade students put on amazing holiday concerts on Wednesday. The Brent choir teacher, Mrs. Curington, put together two fabulous shows and the art teacher, Mrs. Newton, created very special backdrops for the performa...

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LEISD News
Posted on: December 13, 2018

Brent Elementary Students Prepare for Rocket Competition

rocket, provided by Fun 2 Discover, will measure seven feet tall and will weight seven pounds

Fun 2 Discover, the presenting sponsor of Texas Motor Speedway's Speeding To Read, is providing a free rocket building competition among the 14 participating elementary schools and more than 7,500 students in the educational program.

There currently are 29...

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LEISD News
Posted on: December 12, 2018

LEISD Education Foundation Surprises Grant Winners

LEISD EF Grant Winner At Oak Point

Last month, more than 80 grant applications poured into the Little Elm ISD Education Foundation for a chance to receive grant money to enhance learning in a classroom or at a campus. Over a two day period, several LEISDEF Board members and volunteers read...

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LEISD News
Posted on: December 7, 2018

Blackwood Participates in Leadership Program

Dan Blackwood is standing at a podium delivering a presentation about LEISD

Daniel Blackwood, a trustee from Little Elm ISD, joined 33 other school board members from across Texas November 15-17 in Amarillo for the second session of the Leadership TASB class of 2019. Selected by the Texas Association of School Boards (TASB), the ...

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LEISD News
Posted on: November 15, 2018

Little Elm ISD Earns an "A" for Financial Accountability

Financial Accountability

The Texas Education Agency (TEA) today released final financial accountability ratings for more than 1,200 school districts and charters across the state, with 99 percent of all Texas school districts and charters earning a successful final rating for 201...

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LEISD News
Posted on: October 18, 2018

LEISD Moves Forward with Plans to Improve LEHS Ball Fields

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The District is moving forward with its plan to improve and renovate athletic facilities at Little Elm High School. What was defined as being a part of Phase I are four different elements to include football, baseball, softball, and tennis facilities. The...

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LEISD News
Posted on: October 11, 2018

A Look Back In Time...

Little ELm Rural School Class Photo

The first effort at a public school building in the 1860s was at a private home in the Little Elm area which gave way to a one-room log cabin schoolhouse built in 1865. In 1877, the Little Elm School Community District No.18 was constituted by Denton Coun...

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LEISD News
Posted on: October 5, 2018

New School Bus Locator App Puts Parents at Ease

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The SafeStop mobile app provides expected bus stop arrival times and bus locator information to parents who want or need to know. "I believe this app will be extremely helpful to parents who might be waiting at home wondering how much longer will the...

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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: 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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