• September 27, 2020

Tags : El Paso ISD

El Paso ISD delays reopening following sharp rise in COVID-19

Friday, the El Paso ISD Administration announced that the district would be delaying the reopening of campuses due to the rising rate of COVID-19 cases in El Paso County. According to district officials, in the last week alone, the rate has steadily risen each day to almost 8 percent as of Thursday, September 24. The […]Read More

Starting Monday, El Paso ISD to offer free meals for

Officials with the El Paso Independent School District said Friday that new rules from the U.S. Department of Agriculture will allow the district to provide free breakfast and lunch to children ages 1 to 18 starting on Monday, September 21, regardless of their enrollment status or residence in the District. The new rules also mean […]Read More

El Paso ISD announces immediate ‘homework freeze’ during virtual learning

Officials with the El Paso Independent School District announced Tuesday evening a ‘homework freeze’ for nearly all students involved in virtual learning. Via a social media post on their Facebook Page, officials shared that they informed teachers of the freeze earlier Tuesday. “While district-wide virtual learning continues, EPISD has placed a freeze on homework. The […]Read More

El Paso ISD to reopen classes for in-person instruction on

Monday afternoon, officials with El Paso ISD announced they will reopen campuses for in-person instruction in phases starting on October 1, for students whose parents chose on-campus. “We are excited to welcome our students and teachers back, but we continue to place the health and safety of our families as our top priority as we […]Read More

Coronado High Senior duo launch ‘Student Tutors of El Paso’

What started as a pandemic-time volunteer project for Coronado seniors Jordan Katz and Hamzeh Hamdan last March has turned into a major initiative helping students of all ages with virtual tutoring services. Student Tutors of El Paso, or STEP, is now a large system of more than 25 academically-successful that help students in grades third […]Read More

El Paso ISD student athletes, performers return to practice under

Student athletes and performers throughout EPISD returned to in-person practice on Tuesday following strict guidelines designed to maintain the health and safety of student and staff. University Interscholastic League rules allowed practices for fall sports, marching bands, cheerleading and dance/drill teams to resume. Students in EPISD will have to practice using social-distancing and wearing face […]Read More

New El Paso ISD School Reopening Survey now open

Thursday morning, officials with El Paso ISD launched their new ‘Reopening Survey’ for parents of students attending school in the district. District officials say that parents are being asked to choose among new instructional options that will be available once schools reopen.  The survey can be accessed by parents by clicking this link. “This is […]Read More