• June 29, 2022

Tags : Ysleta ISD

12 YISD schools compete in world robotics championships

Teams of STEM students from 12 Ysleta ISD schools have qualified for the 2022  VEX Robotics World Championships, the largest robotics competition in the world that  takes place May 5-12, both remotely and in-person.  The annual VEX Robotics World Championship is organized by the Robotics  Education & Competition (REC) Foundation, which aims to increase student […]Read More

YISD’s Valle Verde earns Top EP ranking on Best High

Valle Verde Early College High School is the city’s top-ranked public high  school, and two Ysleta ISD high schools were among the top 10 highest-ranked  comprehensive public high schools in the El Paso area, according to U.S. News & World  Report’s 2022 Best High Schools list.  This year’s Best High Schools list shows that among […]Read More

YISD, UTEP, EPCC partner for Operation College Bound

UTEP and EPCC will be on hand from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday, April 19, at Del Valle High School for the innovative Operation College Bound, a one-stop shop program that brings college representatives and services to Ysleta ISD (YISD) campuses in order to ease graduating seniors’ transition to postsecondary education. At Tuesday’s session, […]Read More

Ysleta ISD Teachers Nominated for LifeChangers of the Year Award

Ysleta ISD teachers Alejandro De La Pena and Sarah Perez have been nominated for the 2021- 2022 National LifeChanger of the Year award, which recognizes and rewards the best K-12 educators and school district employees across the United States who are making a difference in the lives of  students.  Sponsored by the National Life Group […]Read More

Ysleta ISD offers COVID-19 vaccine clinics at schools

Ysleta ISD offers COVID-19 vaccine clinics at schools  For those who received their first vaccine dose at Ysleta ISD’s November clinics, second doses – as well as booster shots for other eligible individuals – will be administered at the same schools. The first  vaccine dose will also be offered.   These vaccine clinics were organized at […]Read More

Ysleta ISD: Nearly 5K children, adults vaccinated at district clinics

Thanks to its partnership with Immunize El Paso, Ysleta ISD was able to vaccinate nearly 5,000 children and adults during the COVID-19 vaccine clinics hosted at 38 schools throughout the month of November, officials shared this week. “Safety is at the forefront of everything we do as educators,” said Ysleta ISD Superintendent of Schools Dr. […]Read More

Ysleta MS wins $1,500 award to support students affected by

Ysleta Middle School is set to receive $1,500 to support students impacted by grief and the COVID-19 pandemic after winning the first-ever Better with Books award. Sponsored by New York Life Insurance Co. and First Book, a nonprofit social enterprise designed to help remove barriers to education, more than 170 schools and organizations in five […]Read More

Ysleta ISD schools host COVID-19 vaccine clinics

Officials with Ysleta ISD announced a partnership with Immunize El Paso to host COVID-19 vaccine clinics at schools this week for anyone 5 years and older. The clinics offer first and/or second doses of the vaccine, as well as booster shots (third doses). The COVID-19 vaccine is optional and not required to attend school. Vaccine […]Read More

Ysleta ISD schools host COVID-19 vaccine clinics

Ysleta ISD schools host COVID-19 vaccine clinics What: COVID-19 vaccine clinics When/Where: *See below for this week’s list of dates, clinics & locations* Who: Anyone 5 years and older Details: The Ysleta Independent School District partners with Immunize El Paso to host COVID- 19 vaccine clinics at schools this week for anyone 5 years and […]Read More

2 Ysleta ISD schools host Elementary VEX Robotics contest

Thirty-two teams of Ysleta ISD elementary school students will compete to determine who built the most innovative robots at the Elementary VEX Robotics Tournament, which takes place at two sites at 9 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 13. There will be multiple opportunities for photos and videos of students demonstrating their sophisticated STEM skills, particularly as the […]Read More