• December 3, 2020

Tags : Socorro ISD

SISD Partners in Education show enthusiasm, support to continue helping

Partners in Education and school liaisons in the Socorro Independent School District united via a virtual meeting last month, during the district’s Partners in Education Exhibition, where local businesses and nonprofit organizations were eager to share information on the services and resources available to campuses. The sixth annual event allowed SISD business partners and school […]Read More

SISD Board honors students, staff for science, teaching, counseling, years

For November, the Socorro ISD Board of Trustees, the board members and superintendent once again honored outstanding students and staff who have earned local, regional, state, or national accolades and recognition. However, due to the current situation with the COVID-19 pandemic, the ceremony was replaced with a video presentation. Six students from Hurshel Antwine Middle […]Read More

Socorro ISD counseling programs win Lone Star Awards

Nine Socorro Independent School District schools have won the 2020-21 Lone Star Awards for outstanding counseling programs from the Lone Star State School Counseling Association. “It is very exciting to have nine of our campuses achieve this accomplishment,” said Tammi Mackeben, SISD director of guidance and counseling. “We always strive to be the best for […]Read More

SISD Fine Arts students excel in area auditions; 5 selected

Scores of Socorro Independent School District fine arts students excelled recently in All-Region and All-Area auditions for jazz band, choir, mariachi, orchestra, and dance with many of them advancing to the next level of competition and five students winning All-State honors. After the area auditions for jazz band, mariachi, and orchestra Nov. 14 and 15, […]Read More

Socorro ISD Fine Arts ‘What’s Poppin?!?’ Pop Art Contest open

The Socorro Independent School District Fine Arts Department invites students and employees to get creative for “What’s Poppin?!?,” the district’s second annual pop art contest. Students and employees can submit two or three-dimensional artwork for the contest. Participants are encouraged to channel their inner pop artists to inspire their creative work. It should reflect or […]Read More

Socorro ISD schools earn Texas Purple Star Campus Designation award

The Socorro Independent School District always has been committed to providing support and services to military-connected students. Recently, the Texas Education Agency commended Team SISD for its long-time work in supporting military families by honoring numerous SISD schools with the prestigious Texas Purple Star Campus Designation for supporting military connected students. The special award recognizes […]Read More

Socorro ISD CNS employee saves colleague by performing Heimlich maneuver

A cafeteria manager in the Socorro Independent School District is being praised for saving a fellow employee by performing the Heimlich maneuver while he was choking. Luis Gaytan, cafeteria manager at Sgt. Roberto Ituarte Elementary School and Spec. Rafael Hernando III Middle School, took heroic action recently to assist Omar Rebollo, a Child Nutrition Service […]Read More

Socorro ISD to resume free meal service for all children

Officials with the Socorro Independent School District announced that the district will resume free meal service for all children on Monday, October 19, 2020 to ensure children in the community continue to have access to healthy meals. “To minimize the number of people on campuses in SISD during this critical time of the pandemic in […]Read More

Socorro ISD honors retirees from 2019-2020 School Year

Wednesday morning, officials with the Socorro Independent School District announced their recognition a group of educators who are retiring after serving many devoted years of service the district. “They have been vital members to the district as loyal teachers, support staff, office staff, administrators and more,” Socorro ISD officials shared.  “They have made connections and […]Read More

Flu shots available for Socorro ISD community, employees

The Socorro Independent School District announced that they are partnering with Immunize El Paso to provide flu vaccinations for students, parents, families, and community members via a drive-through clinic. The immunization event will take place at the SISD Police Services department from 9 a.m. to noon Sept. 26. Flu vaccines are free with most major […]Read More