El Paso ISD to showcase school programs at annual Discover EPISD Expo Saturday

Students and teachers from throughout the El Paso Independent School District will gather on Saturday to for the third annual Discover EPISD Expo.

According to district officials, the event gives families from all over the region the chance to learn more about the academic and extracurricular options schools in the District offer its students.

Students and teachers will showcase programs unique to EPISD, including magnet schools, New Tech campuses, dual-language education, single-gender education, universal pre-kindergarten, International Baccalaureate and dual-credit academies.

Demonstrations also will feature award-winning programs in fine arts, fitness and career-and technology education. The expo also will feature hands-on demonstrations, informational booths, student performances and door prizes.

“As an open enrollment school district, EPISD opens its doors to any student who lives in the county,” EPISD official added. “Staff will be on hand to answer questions about registration and transfer requests.”

The Discover EPISD Expo is from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, January 18, at Bassett Place, located at 6101 Gateway West Boulevard.