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Dinosaur George Visits Fasken Elementary School

Posted Date: 04/16/2019

Fasken Elementary turned into a Paleontology Museum for children to explore the magnificent creatures that inhabited our planet before us. With over 120 different exhibit pieces that included . . .

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United ISD Swears In Five New Police Officers

Posted Date: 04/11/2019

United ISD Police Chief Ray Garner and Superintendent Roberto J. Santos welcomed five new police officers to the District’s police department during a special ceremony at United ISD Police . . .

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Youth of the Month for April

Posted Date: 04/11/2019

The Laredo Sector Border Patrol held a ceremony at the Harmony School of Excellence to honor students awarded the distinction of Youth of the Month.  The recognition is for those high school . . .

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2019 Prom Project

Posted Date: 04/03/2019

United ISD’s Prom Project 2019 is dedicated to collecting new or gently used formal dress attire for United ISD seniors who will be attending their proms. These students may not otherwise have the . . .

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                                   A Leader in Me Lighthouse School

The Leader in Me Lighthouse Status School LogoWhat is the Leader in Me?
Leader in Me is FranklinCovey’s whole-school improvement process based on the idea that everyone can be a leader. This evidence-based approach empowers students with the leadership and life-skills they need to thrive in the 21st century.

        In the 2017-2018 school year, through the hard work and dedication of our students, parents, faculty, and staff, Dr. Henry Cuellar Elementary achieved Lighthouse accreditation, becoming the first and only campus to do so in the Laredo community. 


The Leader in Me Tree of 7 Habits

7 Habits for Students 
The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People is one of the key frameworks of the Leader in Me process. The 7 Habits help students learn and apply social-emotional skills. Additionally, the 7 Habits give students and staff members a common language and  are essential in building a strong leadership culture. 

Click here for more information on The Leader in Me program.