Melissa Pavlowich, a third-grade teacher at Lomax Elementary School, and Jaime Arizpe, social studies teacher and coach at La Porte High School were named the 2021-22 District Teachers of the Year at the May 18 La Porte ISD Service Awards celebration at Bulldog Centre.
Jackson Tarr, Crosby ISD’s defensive coordinator, will become the next head football coach of the La Porte Bulldogs. Lisa Basile and Jose Lozano, meanwhile, will take over the principal helm for the 2021-22 school year at Bayshore and Leo A. Rizzuto Elementary schools, respectively.
Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) has awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting to La Porte Independent School District for its comprehensive annual financial report for the fiscal year ended June 30, 2020.
The La Porte ISD Nutrition Department has been honored with a Best of the Bunch award for its participation in the 2021 Spring Farm Fresh Challenge, sponsored by the Texas Department of Agriculture.
La Porte ISD employees will receive a 4 percent salary increase, after the Board of Trustees on June 23 approved the 2021-22 budget.
Several La Porte ISD campuses will see some new faces in the assistant principal position for the 2021-22 school year. Superintendent Dr. Walter Jackson announced the appointments at the June 23 regular meeting of the Board of Trustees.
La Porte High School golfers Akshat Bhakta and Nicholas Murphy have been named to the first and third Texas High School Coaches Association’s Academic All-State Team, respectively.
Four members of the La Porte High School Track & Field Team have capped off their running careers with one of the highest honors bestowed upon Texas’ student-athletes: being named to the Texas High School Coaches Association’s Academic All-State Team.