Summer reading is the singular activity that is most strongly and consistently related to preventing academic loss during the summer. In Hays CISD, the purpose of summer reading is to encourage independent reading at all levels through reinforcing comprehension skills and exposing students to a broader view of the world which will develop students as critical thinkers and lifelong learners.
Lehman High School Principal Denisha Presley announced Thursday that Joshua Kirkland will be the new head football coach and the athletic coordinator for the campus and the middle schools that feed into Lehman. He was selected from a pool of 75 applicants. “I am excited to be the first to welcome Coach Kirkland to Hays CISD and Lehman High School,” said Presley. “We are all impressed with his coaching and leadership qualifications, as well as his passion for character development. He is going to be an outstanding addition to our Lobo family!”