Daily Archives: May 4, 2011

Calexico Will Once Again See Fireworks this Fourth of July

By Mario Conde

The City of Calexico will once again see fireworks this Fourth of July as the Council approved the sale of fireworks to three local non-profit organizations.

Last March, the City of Calexico started taking applications for non-profit organizations to sell safe and sane fireworks within the Calexico City limits. The sale of fireworks will only be allowed outdoors. Eligible non-profits needed to have a principal and permanent meeting place in the City and a bona fide membership of at least 20 members.

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Calexico High School Using Technology to Improve Academic Achievement

By Mario Conde

Calexico High School takes a new direction using technology to improve academic achievement at the district.

Calexico High School teacher Eliseo Cerros’ U.S. History Class has joined the transformation of a normal U.S. History review into a fun and interactive experience using integrated technology, engaging questions, music and movement to boost their knowledge and test scores.

 

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