• February 26, 2021

Tags : Irvin High School

Gallery: Rockets blast Bowie 41-7

The Irvin Rockets hosted the Bowie Bears Wednesday night in Northeast El Paso, in a rare midweek gridiron battle. The homestanding Rockets launched quickly from the opening kick and kept the afterburners lit, en route to a 41-7 win over the Bears. Our very own Andres Acosta was there and we bring you his view […]Read More

Video+Story: Irvin High School hosts its 61st graduation ceremony

The Rocket Class of 2020 gathered Tuesday night to celebrate their accomplishments and receive their diplomas in a ceremony marked by social distancing and tons of emotion. Because of health guidelines set in place to cope with the COVID-19 pandemic, the ceremony was moved outdoors to the Franklin High School stadium. This was Irvin’s 61st graduating […]Read More

Video+Story: Irvin broadcasting wins national Best in Show award

Rocket Vision, Irvin’s broadcasting show, beat more than 100 high school journalism programs for a segment on the El Paso Strong movement to win top honors at the National Scholastic Press Association last month in Washington, D.C.  The winning piece was on the El Paso Proud movement that evolved after the Aug. 3 attacks at the Cielo Vista […]Read More

Irvin student wins 2020 Census writing contest

When the efforts to do an accurate count of everyone living in the El Paso region start, the U.S. Census employees doing the work will be inspired by the words of an Irvin Rocket. Jimena Esqueda, a student at Irvin, won the 2020 Census Spoken Word Poetry Contest and she read her poem Thursday morning […]Read More

Game in Many Pics: Irvin outlasts El Paso 26-23

The Irvin Rockets took flight to historic R.R. Jones Stadium Friday night to take on the El Paso High Tigers. In what turned out to be a back and forth battle, the Rockets and Tigers fought hard, with Irvin edging El Paso 26-23. Our very own Johnny Yturales was at the game and we bring you […]Read More

Story In Many Pics: Parkland Downs Irvin 48-12

It was a battle of Northeast El Paso playoff powers, as the Irvin Rockets took a short flight over to the Bullring and the Parkland Matadors. While Parkland was the host for the contest, they certainly were not inviting in the least, steamrolling the Rockets on the way to a 48-12 victory. Our very own Johnny […]Read More

Story in Many Pics: Irvin Flies Past El Paso High

In an EPISD battle between Central and the Northeast, the Irvin Rockets hosted the El Paso High Tigers Friday night. The visiting Tigers did their best to overtake Irvin, but in the end, the Rockets soared, downing El Paso High 49-35 Our very own  Johnny Yturales was there and brings you his view of the […]Read More