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Family and colleagues unveil the plaque and frame in honor of Bobby Compton.

Music hall dedicated after late VMT instructor

January 27, 2020

The Laredo Independent School District held a ceremony to dedicate the Vidal M. Treviño School of Communications and Fine Arts’ music wing in honor of the late Bobby Compton. Compton’s orchestra students commenced the ceremony with a heartfelt performance followed by the presentation of colo...

In Memory of Bobby Compton...

In Memory of Bobby Compton…

December 17, 2019

Strings instructor was remembered by students, family and colleagues during memorial service. Vidal M. Treviño School of Communications and Fine Arts gave their last farewell to their beloved teacher, friend and colleague, Bobby Compton during a memorial service held on Nov. 6 in the school’s auditori...

The Board of Trustees on their September 17, 2019 Board Meeting.

LISD renovations are heading to South Laredo

November 11, 2019

Laredo Independent School District is planning on improving both Dr. Leo G. Gigarroa High School and Dr. Joaquin G. Cigarroa Middle School, including accompanying schools.  The district began the discussion for the remodeling back in February 2018 when there was a bond proposition of $150 millio...

VMT violin player is awarded “Outstanding Soloist” at summer state competition

VMT violin player is awarded

Zoe Alvarez, Staff writer

October 18, 2019

Ten thousand and 25,000 musicians perform at the state University Interscholastic League and TSSEC music contest, respectively, every summer in Austin where only 2-3% of those performers receive the “Outstanding Performer” award. Vidal M. Trevino School of Communications and Fine Arts violinist Anthony...

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