Wendy’s Heisman School Winners

Eligibility begins with maintaining a GPA of 3.0 (B average) or better. Applicants also need to be proven leaders and role models within their school and community. And applicants must perform in at least one of the 43 school sponsored sports recognized. Wendy’s has awarded nearly $2 Million to support education while honoring more than…

Hispanic Heritage Youth Awarded to United South High School

The Hispanic Heritage Award identifies, inspires, promotes and prepares Latino leaders through national leadership, cultural, educational and workforce programs.  The Awards are considered among the highest honors for Hispanics.  Approximately 10,000 applications are collected from qualified seniors who have an average GPA of 3.5 or higher.  Students receive grants for education or community projects to encourage social innovation and entrepreneurship.  Youth…

Youths of the Month

The United States Border Patrol announced the Youths of the Month for November 2016 during a ceremony hosted by United South High School. The ceremony honored students from Laredo’s public and private high schools. Four United ISD students were among the honorees to receive the recognition, which is based on extra-curricular activities, volunteer work, and of course being exceptional students at their campuses. Among the recipients were Carolina Nañez from J.B. Alexander…