• May 9, 2021

Tags : Canutillo ISD

Canutillo ISD announces district’s top teachers

On Friday, the Canutillo Independent School District (CISD) community revealed their selections for the top educators of the year. Bill Childress Elementary School (BCE) Teacher of the Year Sabina Lazos was selected as the CISD Elementary Teacher of the Year. Lazos teaches third-grade dual-English components.  She has been at BCE for three years. Lazos is […]Read More

Canutillo Chief Business Officer nominated to represent Texas CPAs at

Canutillo ISD officials announced Thursday that Chief Business Officer Martha E. Piekarski was nominated by the Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants (TxCPA) to serve on the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) Council at the national level. “I am humbled and honored by their confidence in me,” Piekarski said. “Currently, I am a […]Read More

Canutillo ISD honored for outstanding school communications

This week, Canutillo ISD was honored with 17 Texas School Public Relations Association (TSPRA) Star Awards – including two Best in Category – in recognition for outstanding school communications and projects. “This last year was one of the most challenging years educational institutions have ever faced,” said Canutillo ISD Marketing and Communications Officer Liza Rodriguez. […]Read More

Canutillo ISD welcomes new principals for Childress, Garcia Elementary

Officials with the Canutillo Independent School District announced the appointment of two new school principals in the District. Jonathan Flores was selected as principal of Bill Childress Elementary School. Flores previously served as an assistant principal at Montwood Middle School in Socorro ISD. He has about 12 years’ experience as an educator with six of […]Read More

Canutillo ISD invests in robotic smart cameras for student’s remote

Remote learning students in Canutillo ISD now have a new way to experience classroom instruction in much the same way that on-campus students do. District officials share that they have invested in nearly 300 Swivl integrated robotic cameras that will improve remote instruction by keeping students engaged and connected. CISD Technology Executive Director Dr. Oscar […]Read More

Canutillo ISD waiver granted by TEA

Canutillo ISD applied for a 9-week waiver to hold the current number of students receiving in-person instruction. It was granted for two weeks.  “Regardless of the decisions made in Washington and Austin, we planned ahead knowing this pandemic would challenge the learning environment for our students,” Superintendent Dr. Pedro Galaviz said. “That’s why we invested […]Read More

TEA designates Canutillo ISD to be next Math Innovation Zone

Canutillo ISD’s math program has earned a highly competitive Math Blended Learning grant from the Texas Education Agency (TEA) that will scale Canutillo ISD’s roster of blended-learning math programs in grades pre-K through 8th, a practice that enables teachers to deliver personalized learning in order to meet the needs of all students. Officials say this […]Read More

Canutillo ISD recommending remote instruction starting October 5

By recommendation of the city public health department, Canutillo ISD is asking parents, if possible, to return or stay with remote instruction starting Monday, October 5 due to the increasing number of COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations in the El Paso area. “We are committed to providing the best instructional arrangements possible in view of current […]Read More

CREEED invests additional $150k in Canutillo ISD’s Early Algebra Program

Thursday morning, officials with the Council on Regional Economic Expansion and Educational Development (CREEED) announced an additional grant commitment of $150,000 to continue their partnership with Canutillo Independent School District (CISD) and its innovative early Algebra program. “Students who complete Algebra 1 in middle school are four times more likely to receive a college degree and […]Read More