• October 21, 2020

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Coronado alumni seek artists for new school mural

The Coronado Class of 2017 hopes to leave a lasting mark on their updated alma mater – even three years after they last roamed the halls of the Pride of the West Side. As part of their legacy gift to the campus, the alumni earmarked $10,000 from their four years of fundraising to commission a […]Read More

Coronado FCCLA team video places nationally

A three-student team from Coronado who developed a promotional video to increase awareness and interest in the FCCLA organization placed nationally and won a gold medal during this month’s virtual Students Taking Action with Recognition event. The Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (better known as FCCLA) is a national organization for students interested […]Read More

Recent Coronado grad places at state FFA virtual convention

School has been out for more than a month, but EPISD’s FFA students are still racking in state accolades — COVID-19 restrictions or not. Recent Coronado graduate Hannah Tuttle took second place in the Extemporaneous Public Speaking and earned fifth place for Prepared Public Speaking out of 312 participants at the virtual, Zoom-based Texas FFA […]Read More

Game in Many Pics: Trail Blazers trounce Coronado 51-0

In game one of a Friday Night Lights double header at the Gem in Far East El Paso – Socorro ISD’s SAC – the Americas Trail Blazers played host to the Coronado Thunderbirds. The Trail Blazers took no time taking the Thunderbirds to task, en route to a 51-0 victory. Our very own Johnny Yturales […]Read More

Video+Gallery+Story: Coronado celebrates Bond 2016 groundbreaking

Students, faculty and staff at Coronado High School celebrated a milestone in the modernization of their decades-old campus during a groundbreaking ceremony that signals the start of major renovations. “These storied buildings have served us well for more than five decades, but there is no denying that in order to better serve current and future […]Read More

Coronado High’s Robo-sleigh Delivers Presents to Pre-Schoolers

Dozens of pre-schoolers gathered at Coronado High School to receive a gift from a friendly character riding on a sleigh. No, it wasn’t jolly Santa Claus on top of that motorized magical vehicle. Thanks to the hard work of Coronado robotics students, the fully-operational sleigh featured a cute penguin instead of the red-clad gift-giver. The […]Read More

Coronado Junior is Top Bass Trombonist in Texas

Smooth jazz sounds flow from Connor Wilson’s bass trombone effortlessly like a pro with more than just two years experience under his belt. The humble musician took first chair bass trombone at the Texas Music Educators Association’s All-State competition this fall – earning a top spot on the state’s Jazz Ensemble 1 and making him […]Read More

Story in Many Pics: Coronado Tops Pebble Hills 42-25

Thursday night at the the SAC featured a battle of East versus West titans, as the Thunderbirds took on the Spartans in far-east El Paso. The home-standing Spartans withstood Coronado’s assault for a bit, but the T-Birds were too much in the end, taking the game 42-25. Our very own Johnny Yturales was there and we […]Read More

Story in Many Pics: Coronado Tops Socorro 48-20

The Coronado Thunderbirds flew across town to take on the Socorro Bulldogs Friday Night at the Student Activities Center. The home-standing Bulldogs put up a fight, but the T-Birds would top the ‘Dawgs, 48-20. Our very own Andres ‘Ace’ Acosta was there and we bring you his view of the game in this ‘Story in […]Read More