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0 10-15-2015 in Education Read More ›

Van Horn robotics team competes in St. Louis

Team 2613, the Van Horn Protobots, traveled to St Louis to compete in the For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology (FIRST) Robotics World Championship competition April 22-25.
0 04-30-2015 in Education Read More ›


CCAISD trustees on Monday approved a measure to consolidate the two current campuses – Eagle Elementary and Van Horn Secondary – into one campus. Having one campus would "streamline administrative duties by working smarter, not harder," said…
0 04-30-2015 in Education Read More ›

4th graders receive a special treat for mastering multiplication

These 4th grade students have mastered their multiplication facts. Here they are enjoying their banana splits. Congratulations! Back row: Elijah Gaines, Kimberly Salazar; Front row: Giovanni Corrales, Jeremiah Rivera, Jilberto Sanchez, and Kanon Gibson.
0 04-23-2015 in Education Read More ›

Cami Uranga competes at Regional tennis competition

We would like to congratulate Camille Uranga on a fantastic Regional Tennis Tournament. Her play was outstanding throughout the tournament. A district champion herself, she faced opponents sporting the same credentials as her and some with more regional…
0 04-23-2015 in Education Read More ›

Western Tech holds career fair here

Western Tech, a technical college from El Paso, spent half a day here on Monday speaking to students from Van Horn, Valentine and Marfa. The school specializes in career opportunties such as Automotive Technology, Advanced Welding Technology, Business…
0 04-16-2015 in Education Read More ›

VHHS team earns top UIL honors at Fort Hancock

The UIL Academic District Meet competed at Fort Hancock High School on March 28 and became the Academic Champions for District 6-AA. Listed below are the contests, and the students who placed in them: CALCULATOR APPLICATIONS 1st Manv Patel, 2nd Fabian…
0 04-02-2015 in Education Read More ›

Trustees vote to extend administrator, teacher contracts

CCAISD trustees on Monday extended contracts for all administrators for the 2016-2017 school year. These include: Kittie Gibson (Secondary Principal), Brian Gibson (Athletic Director), Dolores Upchurch (Elementary Principal), Sondra McCoy (Counselor),…
0 03-19-2015 in Education Read More ›

Eagles baseball team clinches tournament

The Eagles capped off the return of the Oasis in the Desert Baseball Classic by finishing as the #1 seed in their pool and defeating the Pecos Eagles JV team for the tournament championship.
0 03-19-2015 in Education Read More ›

Kianna Fierro nets All-Region basketball team

Senior forward Kianna Fierro was voted to the Texas Association of Basketball Coaches Girls' All Region Team for Class 2A Region 1. This award signifies she is one of the top 20 players in our region. This is quite an accomplishment for this young…
0 03-19-2015 in Education Read More ›