• May 25, 2022

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12 YISD schools compete in world robotics championships

Teams of STEM students from 12 Ysleta ISD schools have qualified for the 2022  VEX Robotics World Championships, the largest robotics competition in the world that  takes place May 5-12, both remotely and in-person.  The annual VEX Robotics World Championship is organized by the Robotics  Education & Competition (REC) Foundation, which aims to increase student […]Read More

YISD’s Valle Verde earns Top EP ranking on Best High

Valle Verde Early College High School is the city’s top-ranked public high  school, and two Ysleta ISD high schools were among the top 10 highest-ranked  comprehensive public high schools in the El Paso area, according to U.S. News & World  Report’s 2022 Best High Schools list.  This year’s Best High Schools list shows that among […]Read More

YISD, UTEP, EPCC partner for Operation College Bound

UTEP and EPCC will be on hand from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday, April 19, at Del Valle High School for the innovative Operation College Bound, a one-stop shop program that brings college representatives and services to Ysleta ISD (YISD) campuses in order to ease graduating seniors’ transition to postsecondary education. At Tuesday’s session, […]Read More

YISD online registration opens April 1 for 2022-23 school year

In preparation for the upcoming 2022-23 school year, the Ysleta Independent School District (YISD) will  open its online enrollment and registration on Friday, April 1, for all new, returning and transfer students  in preschool through 12th grade.  In addition, parents who prefer to register their children in person for preschool, pre-K, or  kindergarten are invited […]Read More

YISD student named top charity donor by Imagine Math

Yash Anand, a fifth-grade student at Vista Hills Elementary School at YISD, was named the nation’s top donor to the American Red Cross Tornado Relief Fund by Imagine Math, an online supplemental math platform. Imagine Math, a digital curriculum that teaches math skills from pre-K through eighth grade, allows students to earn THINK points on […]Read More

YISD students headed to mariachi state championships

Two YISD high schools are headed to the state mariachi championships  later this month after earning top marks last weekend at the West Texas UIL Region Mariachi Contest, which took place at Eastwood High School. YISD – Mariachi Los Conquistadores from Del Valle High School and Mariachi Los Trovadores from Hanks High School both earned […]Read More

YISD’s De La Torre takes on new statewide leadership role

Dr. Xavier De La Torre, Superintendent of Schools at the YISD, took on a new statewide leadership role Sunday as the 2022 President of the Texas Association of Latino Administrators and Superintendents (TALAS), the premier organization in advocacy for the growth and advancement of Latino learners and leaders in Texas. The appointment comes two years […]Read More

YISD administrator Russell-Garcia honored by statewide group

Bobbi Russell-Garcia, the Chief Human Capital Management Officer at the YISD, was honored Thursday as the recipient of the 2021 Dr. Mary Hopkins Personnel Administrator of the Year by the Texas Association of School Personnel Administrators (TASPA) at its winter conference in Round Rock. Every year during the TASPA Winter Conference, the statewide group honors […]Read More

YISD hosts first of 7 Family Engagement conferences

Ysleta ISD will kick off the first of seven Family Engagement conferences during the 2021-22 school year at 7:30 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 30, at Riverside High School. What: Ysleta ISD Family Engagement Conference When: 7:30 a.m. to noon Saturday, Oct. 30 Who: YISD parents, administrators, community exhibitors Where: Riverside High School, 301 Midway Drive These […]Read More