• January 24, 2022

Tags : Ysleta ISD

Ten YISD Schools Earn Texas Honor Roll Status

Ten schools from the Ysleta Independent School District were named to the Texas 2015 Honor Roll by Educational Results Partnership (ERP) and the Institute for Productivity in Education (IPE), the most of all school districts in El Paso County. The YISD campuses named as 2015 Honor Roll schools include: Alicia R. Chacon International, Del Norte Heights Elementary, Edgemere […]Read More

Ysleta ISD Publications win Statewide Awards for Excellence

At an awards dinner Wednesday night near Austin, the Ysleta Independent School District’s “Renaissance of Excellence” campaign and several of its publications and videos were named among the best in the state by the Texas School Public Relations Association (TSPRA). Each year, TSPRA recognizes communicators in school districts, education foundations, education associations and organizations for outstanding work in […]Read More

Ysleta ISD selects 8 El Paso-area Architectural Firms for Bond

In a show of support for local businesses – and reaffirming a commitment to help create new jobs to boost the local economy – the YISD Board of Trustees approved a list of eight El Paso-area architectural firms Wednesday night to provide professional services for the first phase of bond projects. Those firms include ARTchitecture, ASA Architects, Carl […]Read More

UPDATE: EPCC joins UTEP, El Paso, Socorro, Ysleta ISDs to

In a Thursday night news release, El Paso Community College (EPCC) announced they will cancel classes for Pope’s Visit on February 17th. The EPCC Board of Trustees voted Thursday, January 21st at its monthly meeting to close all campuses, including the Administration Services Center. Previous story from January 19th—————- Three of the area’s largest school districts, El Paso, […]Read More

Ysleta ISD sells $250m bonds, officials tout savings to taxpayers

The Ysleta Independent School District announced today that the first portion of bonds have been sold as part the 2015 Bond initiative, totaling approximately $250 million. Thanks to the forward-thinking strategies of YISD’s financial advisors First Southwest, the sale took advantage of the district’s favorable credit rating and strong bond market to lock-in a lower […]Read More

Ysleta ISD announces new principals for Eastwood MS, Parkland HS

With the new school year under way, the Ysleta Independent School District is announcing two new principals who have been appointed to provide expertise and leadership at Eastwood Middle and Parkland High schools. Effective Sept. 8, the new principal at Eastwood Middle School is David Boatright, who previously served as assistant principal at Eastwood High […]Read More