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Ysleta ISD Announces Appointment of 6 Principals

The Ysleta Independent School District (YISD) is pleased to announce the appointment of new principals at the five elementary campuses of Constance Hulbert, Eastwood Heights, Glen Cove, Loma Terrace, and Vista Hills, as well as Riverside Middle School.

Leticia GutierrezLeticia Gutierrez, current Lancaster Elementary School assistant principal, is the new principal at Constance Hulbert ES, effective July 1.

She began her career in 1992 and has worked as a teacher, campus literacy leader, district early education facilitator, and instructional specialist.

She holds a bachelor’s degree and a master’s degree from the University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP).

Raul MendozaThe new principal at Eastwood Heights ES effective July 1 is Raul Mendoza, current principal of Margaret Lundy ES in the El Paso Independent School District (EPISD).

He has been an educator for 23 years, working as a teacher and administrator in the El Paso, San Antonio, and San Marcos areas.

He earned a bachelor’s degree from UT Austin and a master’s degree from UTEP.

Margarita MendozaMargarita Mendoza has been named the new principal at Glen Cove ES after serving for three years as an assistant principal at North Star ES.

She began her teaching career in 2004 in the Socorro Independent School District (SISD).

She holds a bachelor’s degree and a master’s degree from UTEP. Her new job duties take effect July 1.

Lourdes HinojosaFormer Edgemere ES assistant principal Lourdes Hinojosa has been named the new principal at Loma Terrace ES, effective July 1.

An educator for 20 years, Hinojosa has taught bilingual education and dual language in grades 2-6, as well as Special Education in grades K-6.

She holds a bachelor’s degree and a master’s degree from UTEP.

Judith CalderonThe new principal at Vista Hills ES is Judith Calderon, current assistant principal at Ysleta High School.

She has been in education for 17 years, working as a teacher, counselor, and administrator at various YISD campuses.

Calderon earned a bachelor’s degree and a master’s degree from UTEP. Her new job duties take effect July 1.

Jonathan ValdezIn addition, the new principal at Riverside Middle School effective June 27 is Jonathan Valdez, current principal of Socorro Middle School.

He has been in education for a decade, serving as a teacher and administrator at EPISD and SISD.

Valdez holds a bachelor’s degree and a master’s degree from UTEP.

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