• January 19, 2021

Tags : Ysleta ISD

Ysleta ISD Names 3 New Principals, Administrator Ahead of 2018-19

On Tuesday, the Ysleta Independent School District (YISD) announced the appointment of three new principals for the upcoming school year, as well as a new Central Office director. Enrique Herrera, current principal at Slider Middle School, has been appointed the new principal at Hanks High School, effective August 2. Herrera began his career in 2000 […]Read More

YISD Board of Trustees, Administrators Named Best in Region

The Ysleta Independent School District (YISD) Board of Trustees has been named the 2017-18 Regional Honor School Board for demonstrating excellence, dedication, and ethics in their service to public education. With the honor, the board will now go on to compete for statewide recognition from the Texas Association of School Administrators (TASA). YISD Trustees were […]Read More

Sageland Students Win BizKids Entrepreneurship Contest; YSID Board Honors Team

The Ysleta ISD Board of Trustees honored a team of Sageland Elementary School students, who outperformed middle-school students from across Arkansas, Oklahoma, and Texas to win the BizKids Entrepreneurship Contest. Sponsored and mentored by GECU, the MicroSociety students created the winning proposal for a business called “Sageland Scottie Treats,” which would market and sell fresh-baked […]Read More

Ysleta ISD Appoints New Elementary School Principals, Assistant Principals for

On Tuesday, the Ysleta Independent School District (YISD) announced the appointment of new principals and assistant principals at five elementary schools for the upcoming school year. Effective July 1, LeBarron Park Elementary School Assistant Principal Christopher Puga has been named the new principal at Capistrano Elementary School, following the retirement of principal Lynn Musel. Puga […]Read More

Ysleta ISD Salutes Partners In Education for 2018

Ysleta Independent School District officials gave a hearty ‘thank you’ to their Partners in Education to close out the school year. Just over 270 Partners in Education (PIE), along with numerous Ysleta ISD school administrators, and PIE Campus Coordinators celebrated the end of the school year with a Partners in Education recognition luncheon. The highlight of […]Read More

Ysleta ISD Superintendent De La Torre Appointed to TEA Committee

Texas Education Agency (TEA) Commissioner Mike Morath announced that Ysleta Independent School District Superintendent Dr. Xavier De La Torre has been appointed to the agency’s Policy Committee on Public Education Information (PCPEI). The PCPEI is an influential committee comprised of a small group of school leaders from around the state that provides guidance affecting all […]Read More

Riverside High School Hosts 9th Annual Chalk Art Competition Friday

The Visual Arts Department at Riverside High School will host its ninth annual sidewalk chalk festival on Friday, May 18th. The show will feature chalk artwork by student artists from seven El Paso high schools: Bel Air, Del Valle, Eastlake, Eastwood, Riverside, Ysleta, and Valle Verde Early College HS. The students will demonstrate their artistic […]Read More

Tierra Del Sol Elementary School Students Take 1st in ABQ

Two Tierra Del Sol Elementary School students placed 1st in the RoboRAVE (Robots Are Very Educational) International robotics competition held in Albuquerque. TDS Sundancers Juanito Murillo and Demetrius Delgado, competed in the a-MAZE-ing event at the elementary level. The goal is to program a robot to complete the path of an elevated maze in 2 minutes […]Read More