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        J. M. Hanks High School

        Welcome to the Kingdom of Champions, where the legacy of J. M. Hanks High School, founded in 1978, continues to thrive in the heart of East El Paso.

        With a warm embrace, we invite you to embark on a journey with us, as we share our commitment to education and the extraordinary experiences we offer to approximately 1,530 students from 9th through 12th grades.

        At Hanks High School, the Knights have cultivated a tradition of excellence that spans across the vast domains of academics, athletics, and active community engagement. We take pride in fostering an environment that embodies the virtues of Knighthood:
             COURAGE to be fearless in the pursuit of knowledge, growth, and achievement.
             GENEROSITY that extends beyond our walls, nurturing a greater sense of community and compassion.
             VALOR in our constant endeavor for excellence, encouraging every student to reach their full potential.

        Here, within the Kingdom of Champions, we present you with abundant opportunities for growth and success. Our dedication to education and the development of young minds knows no bounds, and the only missing piece in this grand tapestry of achievement is YOU!

        Hanks High School is home to an array of outstanding programs, each designed to help you realize your potential and reach for the stars.

        We proudly offer:

        Advanced Placement Courses
        At Hanks, we believe in nurturing excellence in academics. Our Advanced Placement (AP) program empowers students to embrace the challenge of rigorous coursework. With 42 hours of AP courses and 25 hours of Dual Credit courses available, our students have the remarkable opportunity to earn up to 67 hours of college credits while still in high school. This remarkable head start in their educational journey equips them for a bright and successful future!

        Join us at Hanks High School, where the Kingdom of Champions welcomes you to a world of opportunity, achievement, and personal growth. Your journey to success begins here!

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        J. M. Hanks Early College High School

        Discover the educational opportunities available at J. M. Hanks Early College High School!

        J. M. Hanks Early College High School, established in 2020, where we offer a remarkable dual enrollment experience in collaboration with Ysleta ISD and El Paso Community College. Our unique program empowers students to achieve an Associate Degree alongside their high school diploma.

        Discover a High School Experience Like No Other!
        At Hanks, we pride ourselves on our award-winning Fine Arts programs, exceptional Athletic opportunities, and a long-standing tradition of Academic excellence. We ensure that our students enjoy a well-rounded educational journey.

        Embrace a Tradition of Excellence!
        Wearing the colors SILVER and BLACK is more than just a tradition; it's a symbol of our commitment to success. Join the Kingdom of Champions, where every student's journey matters, and every moment contributes to their growth and achievements.

        Become a Part of the Hanks Early College High School Community:

        Make your educational journey count. Join us at Hanks Early College High School and become part of a thriving community dedicated to your success!

        For more information, click on this Knight:   click here for Hanks Knight information

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        It’s ALWAYS a Great Day to be a KNIGHT! We LOVE you and there’s nothing you can do about it!