• May 16, 2022

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Ysleta ISD announces appointment of new director

Officials with Ysleta ISD announced the appointment of Veronica Alvidrez as the district’s new Director of Innovative Learning, effective July 1. Alvidrez, who is currently serving as principal at Mission Valley Elementary  School, has 24 years of experience in education all of which have been served in Ysleta ISD. District officials share that Alvidrez he […]Read More

Ysleta ISD reveals 2022-23 Support Employee, Teachers of the Year

Parkland Elementary School teacher Alexandria Sapien and Young Women’s Leadership Academy teacher Amy K. Smith were named Ysleta ISD’s 2022-2023 Elementary and Secondary Teachers of the Year, respectively, at a special event Friday, May 13, at the Starlight Event Center. In addition, Marisela Bustillos from Ysleta ISD’s Central Office was named the 2022-2023 Support Employee […]Read More

Ysleta ISD names new Associate Superintendent

The Ysleta Independent School District is pleased to announce the appointment  of James Vasquez as the new Associate Superintendent of Student Services, a role he  has been fulfilling on an interim basis since March.  Vasquez, a 27-year veteran in education, began his career as a third-grade  teacher in 1995 before being promoted to several positions […]Read More

Ysleta ISD named sole EP finalist for $25K grant to

The Ysleta Independent School District is among 200 nationwide – and the only one in El  Paso – to be named a finalist for the $25,000 State Farm Neighborhood Assist grant, which provides funds for neighborhood improvement projects based on online voting by the public,  which opens today.  As a result, Ysleta ISD is appealing […]Read More

Ysleta ISD Teachers Nominated for LifeChangers of the Year Award

Ysleta ISD teachers Alejandro De La Pena and Sarah Perez have been nominated for the 2021- 2022 National LifeChanger of the Year award, which recognizes and rewards the best K-12 educators and school district employees across the United States who are making a difference in the lives of  students.  Sponsored by the National Life Group […]Read More

Ysleta ISD names principal to lead new Riverside Elementary

Ysleta ISD announces the appointment  of Claudia Ureño-Olivas as the principal of the new Riverside Elementary School, which  is currently under construction and set to open its doors to students in August for the  upcoming 2022-23 school year.  Ureño-Olivas, who has served as principal at Ascarate Elementary School for the  last nine years, will begin […]Read More

Ysleta ISD wins first-ever JET grant in EP for Bel

Ysleta ISD wins first-ever JET grant in EP for Bel Air HS nursing program The Ysleta Independent School District is the first district in the El Paso area to win a $233,154 grant through the Texas Workforce Commission’s (TWC) Jobs and Education for Texans (JET) program, and it will go toward buying high-end training equipment […]Read More

Ysleta ISD offers COVID-19 vaccine clinics at schools

Ysleta ISD offers COVID-19 vaccine clinics at schools  For those who received their first vaccine dose at Ysleta ISD’s November clinics, second doses – as well as booster shots for other eligible individuals – will be administered at the same schools. The first  vaccine dose will also be offered.   These vaccine clinics were organized at […]Read More

Ysleta ISD announces the appointment of elementary principal

Ysleta ISD announces the appointment of elementary principal The Ysleta Independent School District is pleased to announce the appointment of Sophia Fierro as the new Constance Hulbert Elementary School principal, effective Jan. 3, 2022. Fierro, who is currently serving as interim principal at Constance Hulbert Elementary School, has 12 years of experience in the education […]Read More

Ysleta ISD: Nearly 5K children, adults vaccinated at district clinics

Thanks to its partnership with Immunize El Paso, Ysleta ISD was able to vaccinate nearly 5,000 children and adults during the COVID-19 vaccine clinics hosted at 38 schools throughout the month of November, officials shared this week. “Safety is at the forefront of everything we do as educators,” said Ysleta ISD Superintendent of Schools Dr. […]Read More