• November 24, 2020

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Gallery: Franklin downs Americas 31-10

The Americas Trail Blazers headed to the West Side Friday night, taking on the homestanding Franklin Cougars. While the ‘Blazers and the Cougars went toe to toe in the first half, it was the Cougars that would pitch a shutout in the final two quarters, en-route to a 31-10 victory. Our  very own Andres Acosta […]Read More

Video+Story: Franklin’s Class of 2020 graduates on home turf

The 655 Franklin Cougar graduates spread across their very own football field on Wednesday ready to walk the stage and claim their diploma for what will be the first-ever commencement on home turf for the West Side school. The class, led by valedictorian Yuko Isabel Ward and salutatorian Shakila Edalatpour, took in nearly $16 million […]Read More

Franklin teacher featured in music tech publication

An industry catalogue for music education equipment features Franklin High’s Stefan Schyga, a Grammy-nominated musician and New Tech teacher, sharing his skills with the next generation of artists. The Sweetwater’s Music Educators Technology Resource Spring catalogue details Schyga’s life as a musician, his decision leading him into the classroom and how the state-of-the-art technology he […]Read More

Franklin High twirling team wins big

Franklin students twirled their way to success after competing against Texas, Oklahoma and New Mexico for a chance to represent their school at the state and national level. The Franklin Feature Twirlers earned five individual awards at the National Baton Twirling Association (NBTA) 2020 Southwest Regional Championship in Canyon, Texas, last week. The team qualified […]Read More

Franklin senior earns prestigious QuestBridge Scholarship

Franklin senior Laurine Kim received the prestigious QuestBridge Scholarship to attend Vassar College this fall on a full ride. Out of more than 15,000 applicants, Kim is among only 1,127 seniors to be a QuestBridge National Match recipient nationwide and the only one in EPISD.  The QuestBridge is worth more than $92,000 a year in […]Read More

Game in Many Pics: Americas bests Franklin 17-13

In a much anticipated matchup between the two top schools in the Borderland, the Americas Trail Blazers hosted the Franklin Cougars at the Gem in Far East El Paso – Socorro ISD’s SAC. And the battle did not disappoint, as the heavyweight teams slugged it out in a Thursday night battle for the ages.  As […]Read More