On Thursday, the El Paso Independent School District announced the assignment of new principals and staff at several schools and departments for the 2018-19 academic year.
Former Armendariz Middle School principal Larry Muñoz is the now the principal at the Raymond Telles Academy.
Muñoz replaces former Telles principal Chris James, who is now the principal at the Delta Academy. Former Delta principal Ernie Watts retired at the end of the 2017-18 school year.
Dr. Cynthia Ontiveros, the principal at the Young Women’s STEAM Research & Preparatory Academy, will serve concurrently as the principal at Armendariz. The Young Women’s Academy and Armendariz share a campus.
Former Henderson Middle School principal Elizabeth Maldonado is now an administrator in the EPISD Middle Schools Division. Jason Yturralde will serve concurrently as the principal at Henderson and his current position as principal at Ross Middle School.
Former Canyon Hills Middle School principal Jennifer DeGraaf is now an administrator in the District’s Student and Family Empowerment Department, where she will assist with EPISD’s Social and Emotional Learning initiatives.
Carlos Gomez, a longtime EPISD administrator, will serve as interim principal at Canyon Hills.