This week was Dr. Karen Trujillo’s first official week as Interim Superintendent for Las Cruces Public Schools. In her message to staff and the community, she talks about the importance of building relationships and putting students first every day. She celebrates the success of the district with high graduation rates, and commends teachers for their commitment to educating students.

— Samantha Lewis, LCPS Public Relations Coordinator, 575-527-5946, slewis@lcps.net