Homecoming week at LaBelle High School

High School memories are shared for decades after they happen. Everyone remembers when they dated their first sweetheart, when their best friend goofed and had everyone laughing, and how special they felt when they got all dressed up for a special school dance. Last week was Homecoming week at LaBelle High School, and with it, […]

LaBelle Elementary School’s Students of the Month for August

LaBelle Elementary’s Students of the Month include: (front row) Kevin Ixmay, Mabel Chavez, Andrea Delgado and Natalie Perez; (middle row) Jesus Albino, Alexis Perez and Yomar Espinal-Payano; (back row) Penelope Serrato, Alejandro Miranda, Ramon Escobedo, Lilian Reynoso and Manuela Carrasco. Students of the Month include: (front row) Nayeli Rosas, Ricardo Diaz, Ernan Enriquez-Garcia and Luzesbeidy […]

UES Students of the Month

Prekindergarten through second-grade students selected as Upthegrove Elementary School Students of the Month for September. (back row) Ariana Hernandez, Jelena Hernandez, Leslie Morales and Jerimiah Deleon; (middle row) Darsh Patel, Destiny Cervantes, Maddox Keesey, Dulce Jiminez and Jade Anaya; (on knees) Estelal Velasquez, Stormi Guy, Aria Adams, Julio Gomez and Josiah Serrano. Front: Brooklynn Golemme […]

Congratulations to the Country Oaks Students of the Month for September!

Upthegrove Elementary Schools Students of the Month for August

K- 2nd Grade Students of the Month for August – First Row: Rodolfo Rodriguez and Addison Gonzalez. Second Row: Francisco Villa, Jestin Davis, Fabian Orduna, Olivia Reyes and Denise Arias-Ruiz. Third Row: Miranda Edwards, Pablo Hernandez Bustama, Reillie Rodriguez, Jean Carlos Cardoza and Perla Martinez-Moreno. Fourth row: Troy Alvarado, Ivette Villeda-Madrid, Jay Adams and Adelaida […]

LaBelle High School Students and Athletes of the Month for August 2018

LaBelle High School Students of the Month for August is Kyla Miller and Hector Zuniga Student-Athletes of the Month for August is Enrique Hernandez and Sadie Gaskins.

Felda Resident Blake Crawford competed in youth rodeo

The International Finals Youth Rodeo(IFYR) is an internationally recognized high school rodeo. Known as the world’s richest youth rodeo, it is held annually in Shawnee, Oklahoma and attracts the best youth rodeo athletes in the world. Blake Crawford (18) from Felda, competed in the 26th IFYR. Crawford joined more than 850 of the top high […]

Summer school students take a field trip around LaBelle

Each year Hendry County Schools offer a summer program to students of migrant workers through the federal programs. This year the elementary students of LaBelle Schools studied cities, so to end the unit of study, students took a field trip around LaBelle to see how a city works together. The trip started at City Hall […]

Improvements planned for LaBelle Elementary

Improvement plans are underway for LaBelle Elementary School, which was given a failing grade by the state. The district’s School Grades were also presented at the July 17 meeting of the Hendry County School Board. Dr. Barbara Mundy, Director of Federal Programs explained the scoring system. Over all the Hendry County School District (HCSD) had […]

LaBelle High School Students Visit Japan

From June 19-29, 23 LaBelle High School students, alumni, and family members traveled with Mrs. Joy Bridwell to Japan for an educational and cultural eleven day adventure. The group visited Tokyo, Kamakura, Hakone, Odawara, Kyoto, Hiroshima, Miyajima Island and Osaka. Along the way, the travelers learned much about Japan’s history as well as its pop […]