Wi-Fi towers to help Donna ISD narrow digital divide

DONNA — The administration and staff at Donna ISD faced a sobering statistic early on in the pandemic: a survey conducted on district parents...

Brownsville native named to Biden education transition team

Brownsville native Norma V. Cantú, a University of Texas law school and school of education professor, has been named to President-elect Joe Biden’s 20-member...

COVID-19 case activity varies at RGV schools; additional data still sought

Select students in Hidalgo County began returning to campus last month, a decision during the pandemic some fear is a gamble based on an...

Abbott: Local health officials can shut schools only in limited circumstances

By Aliyya Swaby | Texas Tribune In a statement Friday, Gov. Greg Abbott said local health authorities can shut down schools if there’s evidence of...

TEA: Schools can stay closed without losing funding if local health officials order it

By Aliyya Swaby, Texas Tribune Local public health officials will be able to keep Texas schools closed for in-person instruction this fall without risking state...

$33.4M marked for three Hidalgo County school districts

The Mission, La Joya and Sharyland school districts are in line for some additional funds, according to Rep. Henry Cuellar. Rep. Cuellar announced today $33,397,691...

South Texas ISD BETA rebrands as World Scholars

EDINBURG -The South Texas Business, Education and Technology Academy will officially become South Texas ISD World Scholars as demand for a worldly education increases. The...

Edinburg superintendent Gutiérrez named lone finalist for Brownsville ISD post

BROWNSVILLE — The Brownsville Independent School District on Thursday officially named René Gutiérrez, the superintendent of the Edinburg Consolidated Independent School District since 2009,...

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...

Sharyland ISD parents briefed on drug trends in the area

The main goal was to get parents up to date on the current substances of choice among teenagers, according to what officers and counselors are seeing in the region.