LISD Trustees announce new assignment, Principal hire for new north elementary school

At this morning’s meeting, the Lubbock ISD Board of Trustees appointed a principal for the new north elementary school and named the director of purchasing and contracted services.

Back To School Stories

Roosevelt ISD suspending remote learning option at end of first six weeks

Roosevelt ISD will be suspending remote learning across all campuses effective at the end of the first six weeks of school, Friday, September 25.

Lubbock ISD releases instruction information for second nine-week period

The second nine-week grading period for Lubbock Independent School District is set to begin in mid-October and administrators have issued information for parents on face-to-face and virtual instruction for the rest of the semester.

Texas Tech adds George Floyd and Timothy Cole Memorial Scholarship Fund

This summer, Texas Tech students created two new endowed scholarship funds to provide additional support for students.

Student seen in COVID-19 party video resigns from sorority

A young woman who went viral in a video of a house party where she claimed to have COVID-19 has now resigned from her sorority, Alpha Phi.

TTU study abroad program will resume in 2021

After six months of being cancelled, the Texas Tech Office of International Affairs has announced the study abroad program will resume in 2021.

Grant to Texas Tech establishes local history lab at Estacado

A $98,000 grant awarded to Texas Tech will allow for the university to set up a three-year project-lab that focuses on teaching local history so students can be college ready.

  TEA to track COVID cases in schools

The Texas Education Agency is now requiring public school administrators to submit COVID-19 case counts.

  Lubbock ISD reports 42 cases since start of school, Rollo ‘extremely proud’ of students and teachers

It’s been three weeks since school started for Lubbock ISD and Superintendent Dr. Kathy Rollo says she is pleased that cases in the district are from outside exposure, saying there is no evidence of community spread.

Blake Shelton gifts West Texas teacher with classroom supplies

A teacher from Paton Springs ISD reached out to Blake Shelton through Twitter asking him to help clear her Amazon Wish List for school supplies.