• September 28, 2020

Tags : Austin

Austin, El Paso High JROTC cadets participate in U.S. Army

JROTC cadets from two EPISD schools were in the nation’s capital this weekend representing El Paso in the 35th annual U.S. Army Ten-Miler, one of the world’s largest military-sponsored race events. Nine students from Austin and El Paso high schools traveled to the Washington, D.C., area to participate in the race this weekend. They were among […]Read More

El Paso ISD part of ‘New Tech Network’ initiative to

Officials with El Paso ISD announced on Tuesday that the district is part of a new multi-district initiative from the New Tech Network to improve college access through improved science practices. “The purpose of this work is to collect and analyze data, identify new ideas and implement specific changes to all schools involved in order develop and […]Read More

Gallery+Story: EPISD summer graduates receive high-school diploma

EPISD’s Class of 2019 is now complete. A total of 171 seniors from every high school in the El Paso Independent School District accepted their diplomas on Wednesday during the 2019 Summer Graduation Ceremonies at the Bowie High School auditorium. The graduates completed all state graduation requirements during the summer and now join the 4,200 […]Read More

Analysis: In Texas, You Can Fight City Hall

“Local” might be the byword for fancy farm-to-market restaurants, but it can be a dirty word at the Texas Capitol. The state Legislature has become the appeals court for the state’s local governments. Companies and industries snubbed by local laws are increasingly asking state lawmakers to turn things their way — and it’s working. In […]Read More

Students at 59 EPISD Campuses will get Free School Lunch,

Students 59 El Paso Independent School District campuses will get free school lunches and breakfasts thanks to national program aimed at providing more nutritious meals students. Laura Durán, EPISD’s Director of Food and Nutrition Services, announced that the District once again will participate in the Community Eligibility Program from the National School Lunch and School Breakfast Programs. The Community […]Read More

El Paso International Airport Ranked top Texas Airport in Passenger

El Paso International Airport (EPIA) has topped the charts again, ranking #1 in Overall Customer Satisfaction in a passenger survey of Texas airports. El Paso, Austin, Dallas Love Field, Dallas/Fort Worth, and San Antonio participated in the survey collected over the second quarter of 2016, April through June, by the Airports Council International (ACI) Air […]Read More