Students with medals

Congratulations, November 2017, “Outstanding 8th Graders of the Month”

Nine United ISD 8th graders were among those recognized as outstanding students for November 2017. The top-performing students were honored for their academic excellence, participating in projects that benefit our community and being excellent role models. This month’s recognition ceremony was hosted by Laredo ISD. The program is sponsored in part by Friends of the…

Students Second Annual Research Conference

USHS Students Enjoy Symposium at TAMIU

Students enrolled in he Academy of Global Business & Advance Technology Magnet at United South High School attended a Logistics and Manufacturing Symposium at TAMIU.  The event featured keynote speaker Alan D. Bersin, who opened the conference by discussing the changing nature of the U.S./Mexico border. Additional topics of discussion were explored by Luis Perez Benitez, Attorney at Law, Rafael Tawil,…

Students in Washington DC

Camila Sanmiguel Appointed as National Student Poet by Library of Congress

  The National Student Poets Program (NSPP), recently announced its sixth class of youth poets which included Ms. Camila Sanmiguel, a J.B. Alexander High School senior. Sanmiguel and four other teenagers from around the country were chosen from among thousands of award-winning poets to receive the country’s highest honor for youth poets presenting original work. To…