• January 25, 2022

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Tom Lea students get special Valentine’s Day cards in response

More than six months after the tragic attacks on El Paso, students throughout the country continue to shower EPISD schools with positive messages, support and even chocolate bars. Tom Lea Elementary — which gained local and national recognition following the August 3 shootings after fourth-grade teacher Teresa Garrett asked the country on Facebook to send […]Read More

Traveling to El Paso to deliver love

Chris Lowe felt a gravitational pull to El Paso as she drove her Fall Forward Across America RV throughout the southern portion of the United States. The trip, which hopes to instill a desire in people to perform 22 random act of kindness, began on July 26 and took a detour toward the Sun City […]Read More

El Paso ISD unveils new Bond 2016-funded safety and security

Visitors to any El Paso Independent School District elementary campus will have to go through an extra layer of security before even setting foot inside the front office, all thanks to newly safety and security equipment that is part of the EPISD Bond 2016 modernization program. The new Secure Entry system requires that all visitors […]Read More

Tom Lea Students Get Lessons From EPISD Maintenance Pros

Electricians, plumbers and maintenance workers from the El Paso Independent School District brought their insight and knowledge to the pre-kindergarten classrooms of this Northeast elementary school for a neat show-and-tell presentation. Tom Lea teachers said the school often welcomes soldiers, lawyers and other professionals to speak to classes, but to their recollection this is the […]Read More

Tom Lea Elementary Celebrates Namesake with Art Contest

Tom Lea is world-renown El Paso artist, novelist and historian whose work still graces the walls of federal buildings and art museums. But to students at the school that bears his name, Tom Lea can often times just be a name on marquee. That’s why, during the local celebration of October as Tom Lea Month, […]Read More

New Principals for Brown Middle, Lea Elementary Announced

The El Paso Independent School District today announced the appointment of two experienced educators to lead Brown Middle School and Tom Lea Elementary School as new principals. Michelle Casillas will begin her tenure as principal at Tom Lea starting on Monday, Feb. 6., Laurie Enloe will take over at Brown starting on Thursday, Feb. 9. […]Read More

Pen Pals: Andress, Tom Lea Students meet after Months of

National Honor Society students from Andress High and fourth-grade students from Tom Lea Elementary met for the first time today after four months of being each other’s pen pals. The pen pal partnership was started as a project to fulfill National Honor Society (NHS) requirements, but it has become much more than a project for […]Read More