LISD Ready to Vote on Grade Configuration Change - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

1/21/04

LISD Ready to Vote on Grade Configuration Change

On Thursday, parents across the city will learn if the Lubbock School Board will move 9th graders to the high school.

Under the proposed grade change plan, elementary school would consist of Kindergarten through 5th grade, junior high would be grades six through eight, and grades nine through 12 would be high school.

LISD says the proposal will allow the district to be more consistent with trends across the state and offer students more academic opportunities.

If the plan is approved, LISD will have to call a bond election and they hope to have the new grade changes in place by 2006.

  • Local News on KCBD.comNewsMore>>

  • 14 year old from Ropesville defies the odds

    14 year old from Ropesville defies the odds

    Thursday, February 22 2018 12:07 AM EST2018-02-22 05:07:01 GMT
    Maggie Anderson (Source: KCBD Video)Maggie Anderson (Source: KCBD Video)

    Growing up is not easy, especially at age 14 when kids are trying to figure out who they are, even harder if you're already "different" like Maggie.

    Growing up is not easy, especially at age 14 when kids are trying to figure out who they are, even harder if you're already "different" like Maggie.

  • Angry teens swarm into Florida Capitol; demand new gun laws

    Angry teens swarm into Florida Capitol; demand new gun laws

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 1:43 AM EST2018-02-21 06:43:29 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 12:06 AM EST2018-02-22 05:06:07 GMT

    Students who survived the Florida school shooting are preparing to flood the Capitol pushing to ban the assault-style rifle used to kill 17 people, vowing to make changes in the November election if they can't...

    Students who survived the Florida school shooting are preparing to flood the Capitol pushing to ban the assault-style rifle used to kill 17 people, vowing to make changes in the November election if they can't persuade lawmakers to change law now.

  • NRA spokesperson faces questions from FL shooting students, families

    NRA spokesperson faces questions from FL shooting students, families

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 11:14 PM EST2018-02-22 04:14:46 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 11:56 PM EST2018-02-22 04:56:01 GMT
    Second Amendment supporter Dana Loesch spoke with students and families affected by the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting at a CNN town hall on Wednesday, as Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel sat near. (Source: CNN)Second Amendment supporter Dana Loesch spoke with students and families affected by the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting at a CNN town hall on Wednesday, as Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel sat near. (Source: CNN)

    Dana Loesch, a vocal Second Amendment supporter, took questions from the students and families affected by the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting at a CNN town hall on Wednesday.

    Dana Loesch, a vocal Second Amendment supporter, took questions from the students and families affected by the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting at a CNN town hall on Wednesday.

Powered by Frankly