On Saturday, February 6th, students from Liberty Middle School traveled to Coldspring to compete in the district UIL Academic meet. A total of 109 LMS students loaded the LISD school buses and headed to Coldspring to compete with other students from Cleveland, Coldspring, Huffman, Shepherd, Splendora, and Tarkington. These 109 students earned Liberty Middle School a 1st place win earning LMS the title of Academic UIL District Champs for the second year in a row! Overall, LMS had 69 first through sixth place wins. A total of 13 students won first place in their events, 14 students won second place, and 14 students won third place. The remaining 28 students placed either fourth, fifth, or sixth. UIL participants and coaches at LMS have worked diligently over the past few months to prepare. Students have come to school early and stayed late to practice with their coaches. It is evident that the hard work and dedication of these students and coaches paid off.
The Texas Education Agency awards an accreditation status to each public school district and charter school. The accreditation status is based on the academic accountability rating and financial ratings from the Financial Integrity Rating System of Texas. A district or charter must be accredited by the state to operate as a public school. Click on the Headline Title for Liberty ISD's accreditation status.
The LMS Lady Panthers had a great basketball season. Our 8th Grade A team won District for the second year in a row! These girls went 9-1 this season and 17-1 overall. The 7th Grade A Girls ended the season District Runner up with a 7-2 record, only losing to Cleveland in District by 2 points, and our 7 B went 6-0 and won the District Champ title as well. All of these girls worked very hard and it paid off! A great group of girls with a bright future in basketball!
Bethany Burris, Hayden Groover, and Miles Hortman, members of the Liberty High School Choir, will perform with the Texas All-State Choir in San Antonio on Saturday, February 13, 2016 at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center as part of the 2016 Texas Music Educators Association Clinic/Convention. They wre chosen for this prestigious honor through a competitive process held this year across the state at District, Region, and Area levels. Click on the Headline Title the the complete story.
Liberty ISD Education Foundation has announced that it is awarding a specific grant to the Law Enforcement class at Liberty High School in support of their fingerprinting safety initiative for elementary students in LISD. The $500 grant will help LHS students purchase the fingerprinting kits. This initiative will assist law enforcement in case of an emergency where accurate student identification is needed. Click on the headline title for the rest of the story.
January 2016 is School Board Recognition Month and Liberty ISD joins others districts across the state as they honor the countless contributions of these locally elected advocates for public education. Serving on a local school board is no easy... (click on the Headline Title for the full story).
Teen Court has entered its second year within Liberty ISD. On behalf of The City of Liberty and LISD, we extend an open invitation to observe LISD Teen Attorneys in action. Our Teen Attorneys have been trained by Judge Mike Little and Assistant District Attorneys, Joe Warren and Matthew Poston. Teen Court trials are held once a month at Liberty City Hall in the Council Chambers, 1829 Sam Houston. The trials begin promptly at 6:00 pm. The schedule for the remainder of the school year is: October 5, November 2, December 7, January 11, February 1, March 7 and April 4. To read more about Teen Court, click on the Headline Title.