• January 25, 2022

Tags : socorro

$34.5 Million Approved for Socorro Funding Project

A new $34.5 million flood control project will protect the people and property in and  around Socorro, Texas. The Texas Water Development Board approved funding for the design  and construction of a flood water detention basin at the lower end of Sparks Arroyo, just northeast  of Socorro.  “The area has flooded frequently, and people downstream […]Read More

Six local High School Mariachi groups headed to State this

AUSTIN – El Paso Mariachi ensembles will join groups from across the state  to compete for top honors at the 2020 UIL State Mariachi Festival on February 21-22. This year’s contest, at the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley in Edinburg, is the fifth year of the state mariachi contest and second year as an official UIL […]Read More

Socorro ISD offers free tax preparation services at district high

Tax season is here, and students in the Socorro Independent School District are set to help community members file free of charge. SISD students, with the help of the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program, will offer tax preparation services from Feb. 3 through April 15 at Americas, Eastlake, Socorro, Montwood and Pebble Hills high schools. […]Read More

SISD, Project Vida Team Up, Earn Grant to Provide Behavioral

The Socorro Independent School District and Project Vida Health Center recently launched a Community Mental Health Grant Program in three high schools and their feeder campuses. “We are honored to be working with Project Vida Health Center and humbled to be the first school district in the region to reap the benefits of this grant […]Read More

Area Bands ‘Tune Up’ For UIL Competition at EPISD Invitational

27 bands took the field at Franklin High School Saturday, as El Paso ISD hosted their invitational contest for area marching bands. Serving as adjudicators for the event were Valentino Leyba, Kevin Moreman, and Shawn Silva, all band directors in the Las Cruces Public Schools. Instrumental Coordinator Julio Castillo was the contest organizer. Due to […]Read More

Galleries: Socorro ISD Bids Farewell to Class of 2018

The Socorro Independent School District celebrated more than 3,400 graduates at commencement ceremonies on May 31, June 2 and 3 at the Region 19 Chito Samaniego center and the Don Haskins Center at the University of Texas at El Paso. Graduates from Options, Pebble Hills, Mission Early College, El Dorado, Americas, Eastlake, Montwood, and Socorro […]Read More

Socorro ISD Student Artwork Showcased at El Paso Museum of

Socorro Independent School District students recently made history, as they were the first SISD students to exhibit their work at the El Paso Museum of Art. “I am really excited for our students,” said Macka Jones, visual art specialist for SISD. “This is an amazing experience and for many of them a dream come true. […]Read More