• April 18, 2021

Tags : Socorro ISD

11 Socorro ISD art students advance to 2021 VASE state

Socorro Independent School District officials announced this week that 11 art students won top honors and advanced to the state competition in the high school Visual Arts Scholastic Event for their creative and innovative artwork. The annual VASE competition recognizes exemplary student achievement in visual arts and provides the artists a high standard of excellence […]Read More

SISD celebrates 2021 Campus Teachers of the Year, Elite 8

The Socorro Independent School District named and recognized its 2021 Elite 8 Teachers of the Year with surprise visits at their schools and celebrated all campus Teachers of the Year with a drive-up event at the SISD District Service Center. All 48 campus Teachers of the Year were celebrated  with a special drive-up event, where […]Read More

Socorro ISD to hold virtual Support Personnel Job Fair

Officials with Socorro Independent School District announced this week a Support Personnel Job Fair, for those area residents interested in joining the district’s support workforce. “Socorro ISD is seeking highly qualified individuals to join the district as bus drivers, security guards, bus monitors, custodians, maintenance employees, police officers or Child Nutrition Service employees,” district officials […]Read More

Socorro ISD honored with 30 state awards for exceptional communication,

The Texas School Public Relations Association awarded the Socorro Independent School District 30 awards for excellence in writing, communication, photography, videography, graphics and a special event. “Team SISD won a Crystal Commendation award for the 2020 SISD Virtual Teacher of the Year Announcement, a first-ever event which was created to continue the annual tradition of […]Read More

Socorro ISD students assist area residents with free income tax

With Tax Season in high gear, high school students in the Socorro Independent School District, through a partnership with GECU and the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program (VITA), are offering free tax preparation services now through April 15. The services will be provided at Americas, Eastlake, Socorro, Montwood, El Dorado and Pebble Hills high schools. […]Read More

16 Socorro ISD music students earn prestigious All-State honors

Socorro ISD announced this week that another slate of their students excelled in the 2020-2021 Texas Music Education Association All-State auditions winning the highly coveted all-state recognition in choir, band, mariachi, orchestra, and jazz. “We are extremely proud of our Team SISD All-Staters and their accomplishments,” said SISD Fine Arts Director Armando Martinez. “This is […]Read More

Trio of Socorro ISD students earn QuestBridge National Match Scholarship

Tuesday morning, Socorro ISD announced that three  students earned a QuestBridge National College Match Scholarship and have been granted admission to a QuestBridge college partner with a full, four-year scholarship worth more than $200,000 each. The scholarship is part of a generous financial aid package provided by the QuestBridge college partner that covers the cost […]Read More

4 Socorro ISD middle schools earn Texas Schools to Watch

Four middle schools in the Socorro Independent School District have been re-designated as Texas Schools to Watch as part of a national recognition program conducted by The National Forum to Accelerate Middle-Grades Reform and the Texas Association of Secondary School Principals. Spec. Rafael Hernando III, Col. John O. Ensor, Socorro Middle and William D. Slider […]Read More

Sororro ISD Community Education tapped as finalist for National Rethink

The Socorro Independent School District Community Education program has been named a finalist in the national Rethink Adult Education Challenge by the U.S. Department of Education. “We have a phenomenal team to get these things done in our district,” said Anthony Fraga, SISD Director of Community Education. “We all have the potential for greatness, and […]Read More

Socorro ISD Community Education celebrates first-ever cohort of certified dental

The Socorro Independent School District Community Education program celebrated its first-ever cohort of certified dental assistants who recently completed the program and are ready for the workforce in the dental field. “This is a very great accomplishment,” said Barbara Wright, CTE and dental assistant instructor at Socorro High School. “Words can’t even describe how proud […]Read More