• May 14, 2021

Tags : Ysleta ISD

East Point ES robotics team wins the Superintendent’s Cup at

East Point Elementary School robotics team won the Excellence Award, also known as the Superintendent’s Cup Award, at the YISD Superintendent’s Cup VEX IQ competition held last month. The team, under the direction of Susana Medina, was one of 5o-plus teams participating in the competition. In addition, they came in 2nd place for Robotic Skills […]Read More

Ysleta ISD names 2020-21 campus teachers, support employees of the

On Monday afternoon, officials with Ysleta ISD announced the 2020 – 2021 Campus Teachers and Support Employees of the Year. “These dedicated teachers and support staff were selected by their campuses to represent the hard work and a determination to help all children succeed,” YISD officials shared.  “They are honored for outstanding leadership, excellence, and […]Read More

Ysleta ISD dominates at wrestling, mariachi state championships

Ysleta Independent School District students dominated their peers at state competitions this past weekend, with Eastwood High School winning the UIL 5A state championship in girls wrestling while several musicians were named outstanding performers at the 2020 State Mariachi Festival. The 2020 UIL Wrestling State Championships took place in Cypress, with YISD taking the top […]Read More

Scotsdale Elementary student duo honored by YISD Board

The Ysleta ISD Board of Trustees recently honored two students from Scotsdale Elementary School with the President’s Award for their work in school and for the community. “Arturo Moreno and Neveah Perez demonstrated great leadership and service among their peers with their compassionate commitment to help others in need in the El Paso community,” YISD […]Read More

YISD’s East Point, LeBarron Park robotics teams headed to UTEP

East Point and LeBarron Park elementary schools are headed to the VEX IQ state competition at UTEP on March 7. East Point’s ‘N.A.K.’ and LeBarron Park’s ‘ThunderBots’ both qualified for state at the YISD VEX IQ Robotic Tournament, held back on January 25. ‘N.A.K.’, coached by Susana Medina, won the Robot Skills Championship and the […]Read More

YISD Board honors six Ysleta Elementary School students at meeting

The Ysleta ISD Board of Trustees honored six students from Ysleta Elementary School with the President’s Award at the January Board of Trustees meeting. The students are called the “Genius Hour Students,” for participating in their school’s blended-learning pilot program that also raised money for cancer research. The six Genius Hour Students are Adelaide Carbone, […]Read More

Sageland Elementary student honored by Ysleta ISD Board of Trustees

The Ysleta ISD Board of Trustees honored Sageland Elementary School sixth-grader Ashlyn McMillan with the President’s Award at the December Board of Trustees meeting. Sageland staff say Ashlyn is an amazing role model for her peers, maintaining a spot on the Honor Roll while serving her school and community. She puts her values into practice […]Read More

Riverside High Teacher honored with Prudential Math Architect Award by

Riverside High School science teacher Sergio Estrada received the Prudential Math Architect Award from the Success Through Technology Education (STTE) Foundation. “Mr. Estrada pushes his students to view the world through the eyes of physics and math in order to provide a deeper understanding of the world around them,” Ysleta ISD officials shared. “He encourages […]Read More