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VMT dancers perform a dance routine during the 16 de septiembre celebration.

VMT’s 16 de septiembre Celebration

October 10, 2019

The 16 de septiembre celebration ceremony was held at VMT's auditorium on Tuesday September 17, 2019.   On Sept. 17, Vidal M Trevino School of Communications and Fine Arts held a presentation celebrating Mexican Independence Day, where students, teachers, and staff listened to VMT’s Mariachi...

Dance students perform during VMT's 16 de septiembre event in the auditorium.

Performances help celebrate Mexico’s independence day (story and photos)

October 1, 2018

A dance teacher at V.M.T created a 16 de septiembre event on September 18 with the goal of bringing out the pride of Mexico’s independence on many students, parents, and teachers. V.M.T was the first school to ever celebrate any Hispanic cultural events such as el 16 de septiembre many year...

A student performs to celebrate 16 de septiembre.

Students honor Mexico’s independence with music and dance (photos)

October 1, 2018

VMT dance and music students performed in the auditorium for the 16 de septiembre event on Sept. 18. The event marks Mexico’s independence day.  

Morning students celebrate Mexican independence (photos, video, and audio interviews)

September 26, 2016

Morning students dance to help celebrate Mexico's independence day on September 16 in the auditorium. ...

Nighttime festival draws crowd to new campus (package)

November 9, 2015

VMT's 23rd annual Hispanic Heritage Festival was held at the new Vidal M. Treviño School of Communications and Fine Arts campus on Nov. 3. There were plenty of booths, music, and food for everyone to enjoy. “This is actually a good time for VMT students to help each other out and socialize,”...

The choir and Martin High ROTC present the colors.

Photo Album 2: Colorful perfomances rule at Hispanic Heritage Festival

November 6, 2014

Here are scenes from this year's Hispanic Heritage Festival, by Magnet Tribune staff writer Martha Inguanzo.

Students have a blast at the Hispanic Festival (Photos, story and video)

November 6, 2014

  The annual Hispanic Festival hosted by VMT took place on Thursday October 30th at the Laredo Civic Center. Even before the Festival started students and teachers were very busy setting up their booths. About an hour after the festival started the Martin ROTC stepped onto the stage an...

Flamenco dancers reach out to the crowd during a dance.

Scenes from the Hispanic Heritage Festival

October 31, 2014

Here's a first look at photos by staff writer Arlen Barba from the Hispanic Heritage Festival.

Community gets a taste of Hispanic heritage

November 20, 2013

A group of women performing with castanets got this year’s Hispanic Heritage Festival off to an exciting start. The yearly event allowed the community to experience Hispanic heritage with music and performances on Oct. 30 at the district’s newly purchased civic center. The previous events were ...

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