Honore Ligarde Elementary School
Ligarde Elementary opened its doors to serve the students of south
Laredo in August 1988. The school was named after distinctive member of
the Texas House of Representatives, United States Army Air Corps
Captain, and later general counsel for the Laredo Independent School
District, Honoré Ligarde.
Ashley III and James L. Humphries in conjunction with Don Krueger
Construction Company originally designed and built the Southwest
themed school to accommodate approximately 400 students. The twenty
membered faculty taught students in grades 1st- 5th until 2000.
addition of ten classrooms in 1993 and a remodel that included a new
gymnasium and ten early childhood classrooms in 2003 compose the current
campus. It now accommodates over 800 PK3-5th grade students and forty faculty members.
Ligarde Elementary history of principals: