• May 17, 2021

Tags : Ysleta ISD

Ysleta ISD names new Associate Superintendents, Principal, Director

In preparation for the upcoming 2021-2022 academic year, the Ysleta Independent School District (YISD) announced Thursday the selection of two Associate Superintendents, an Early College High School Principal, and Central Office Director. Louisa Aguirre-Baeza, current Interim Associate Superintendent of Curriculum and Instruction, has been selected as the Associate Superintendent of Curriculum and Instruction. Aguirre-Baeza began […]Read More

Ysleta ISD’s Valle Verde, Bel Air earn top rankings on

Valle Verde Early College High School and Bel Air High School are among the city’s top-ranked public high schools, and five 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 2021 Best High Schools list. This year’s Best […]Read More

Ysleta ISD wins NSBA’s 2021 Magna Award for equity work

Ysleta Independent School District officials announced Tuesday that the district was among only 15 in the nation to win a 2021 Magna Award from the National School Boards Association (NSBA) that recognizes districts across the country for programs that advance equity and break down barriers for underserved students. “Here at the Ysleta Independent School District, […]Read More

Ysleta ISD pre-K & kindergarten registration opens April 1

Ysleta Independent School District announced that they will open registration Thursday, April 1, for all incoming pre-K and kindergarten students for the 2021-22 school year. District officials say their program offers “a safe, quality, and engaging learning experience” for all El Paso families with 4- and 5-year-old children. The Ysleta ISD pre-K program is designed […]Read More

Ysleta ISD celebrates victories of their El Paso Marathon team

Despite the crazy weather for this year’s El Paso Marathon, one returning team continued their stretch of successful outings: Team Ysleta ISD. For the past four years, the Ysleta Independent School District has participated in the El  Paso Marathon, clinching several accolades along the way. Although a winter storm froze the Sun City that weekend, […]Read More

Two Ysleta ISD principals recognized by statewide organization

Ysleta ISD principals Dana Boyd and Norma Myers were selected and honored by Texas Elementary Principals and Supervisors Association (TEPSA) for their work on Thursday. First off, Dana Boyd, Principal of Parkland Elementary in Ysleta ISD, has been elected to serve as the 2021-2022 Member At-Large for the Texas Elementary Principals and Supervisors Association (TEPSA). […]Read More

Ysleta ISD shares plan to allow fans at outdoor sports

The Ysleta Independent School District announced Monday a new plan that will allow parents of participating student athletes to attend outdoor sports competitions this spring, in accordance with established safety and health protocols to prevent the spread of COVID-19. Guidance for indoor athletic events this spring will be released in the coming weeks. According to […]Read More

2020-21 Ysleta ISD Virtual Secondary Science Fair winners honored

On Thursday, Ysleta ISD announced the winners of its 2020-2021 YISD Virtual Secondary Science Fair, with dozens of students from 10 middle  schools/high schools capturing the top two awards in their categories and moving on to compete in the regional virtual science fair later this month. Five students also won Sweepstakes awards in the categories […]Read More

3 Ysleta ISD schools named Blue Ribbon nominees

The Texas Education Agency (TEA) announced Thursday that three campuses in the Ysleta Independent School District – Vista Hills, Ramona, and South Loop elementary schools – were among 26 schools in the state to be nominated for the 2021 National Blue Ribbon Schools award. “Today’s nominations are an affirmation of the hard work, focus, and […]Read More