Why Raices del Saber Xinachtli Community School?

By Julia Rivera-Tapia School Director and Lucia V. Carmona Director of Operations and Community Engagement           Xinachtli (sheen-ash-tlee)- an Aztec word describing the moment a seed germinates, reaching the “bursting” and “in-between” point when it is no longer a seed and not yet the plant it will transform into. This is…

Kids Can make a difference in our economy

Sommer Mitchell  Communications Coordinator SUCCESS Partnership   April Christensen Founder of Kids Can Community Action Agency of SNM         Kids Can make a difference in our economy! You’re invited to Candyland Christmas, a celebration of our local youth with Kids Can of Community Action Agency,  and other community organizations, on December 4th…

KRWG Public Media Reads for The Record and Children Listen

                  KRWG Public Media proudly partnered with New Mexico State University, Western New Mexico University, Ngage New Mexico, and the SUCCESS Partnership in support of Jumpstart's “Read for the Record” initiative, promoting early literacy on Saturday, October 30th at the KRWG-TV studios on the NMSU campus. This…

The Big Read is back!

Elizabeth Puckett  Outreach and Marketing Librarian  575-528-4012  epuckett6794@las-cruces.org                 Las Cruces Museum of Art, Branigan Cultural Center, and The Thomas Branigan Library System are pleased to announce our next Big Read brought to you by The National Endowment of the Arts. We will be reading An American Sunrise by United…

SUCCESS Snapshot: Community Partners in Education

Patrick DeSimio Grant writer and program manager for Cruces Creatives     SUCCESS Snapshot: Community Partners in Education   It takes a village to teach a child, and this fall, Las Cruces has a new tool to connect the village and the classroom: CommunityShare Las Cruces, a free-to-use, profile-based website that makes it easy for…

21st Century Family Engagement Program offers families the opportunity to bond

Vanessa Mobley Knox Family Engagement Coordinator Ngage New Mexico     21st Century Family Engagement Program offers families the opportunity to bond Did you know that children are more successful when they have active, supportive family members? Our 21st Century Family Engagement Program is dedicated to precisely that! Family Engagement programs are established to help…

A path to digital success for LCPS

Joshua Silver, NBCT Chief Technology Officer Las Cruces Public Schools         A path to digital success for LCPS In March of 2020, as Covid-19 was shuttering school buildings and the world seemed to be flipping upside-down, I relied on three pieces of advice given to me by a teacher. This advice came…