Cultural Literacy: Valley author shares ‘Cascarones’ with Gear Up students at FESTIBA

Hundreds of Rio Grande Valley middle school students got to hear from an author speaking their own language Wednesday morning at The Arts Center...

Edinburg CISD nears bond decision as plans, price tag change

EDINBURG — The board of trustees of the local school district received an updated plan for the previously proposed $229 million bond that might...

US Sen. John Cornyn announces renewal of schools program

HARLINGEN — Sen. John Cornyn announced the reauthorization of a federal program that helps low-income students achieve college readiness during a visit here Tuesday. The...

Small feet, far distances: Hundreds of students complete annual Let’s Move McAllen Kids Marathon

“Running is just fun to do, but sometimes it gets boring and that’s when we talk and play a game of beating each other.”

Nearly a dozen Rio Grande Valley schools nominated for national distinction

McALLEN— Some of the youngest students at Sam Houston Elementary cheered at the top of their lungs while waving blue ribbons and throwing their...

BISD appoints interim super: Education consultant to replace Zendejas

GARY LONG | THE BROWNSVILLE HERALD The Brownsville Independent School District has hired a McAllen native and education consultant who most recently advised the Region...

Student-led pantry idea expanding, bringing new opportunities to district

McALLEN — What started as an idea by two Lamar Academy students to help classmates with basic food and hygiene needs is spreading throughout...

UTRGV boasts newest buildings

EDINBURG — Two giant star alignment layouts greet students as they walk into the courtyard of the new Science Building at the University of...

PSJA ISD’s latest $26M renovation mimics college, industry setting

The first high school of the PSJA school district is undergoing a $26 million renovation to accommodate a new era of learning.

UTRGV assesses tactics with active shooter exercise

During the exercise, the teams got to the mock shooter and arrested him without incident and the teams moved on from preventing killings to assessing and helping victims.