June 19, 2023
6:00 PM YISD Board of Trustees Meeting
July 3, 2023
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Principal's Newsletter week of May 30
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Financial Literacy speaker came to Tejas
Spoke to our Broncos
Staff Cinco de Mayo
YISD student makes history at Texas SkillsUSA Competition
Eastwood High School student makes an incredible accomplishment by placing first in the Texas SkillsUSA competition in welding sculpture.
Ysleta congratulates students for winning the Texas SkillsUSA competition
Three high school students rose to the top of the Texas SkillsUSA competition in Career Pathways Arts and Audio-Visual Communication.
How our district utilized Istation to increase student performance
Superintendent Dr. Xavier De La Torre and principals describe how #THEDISTRICT utilized Istation to increase student performance as part of our journey to becoming the only "A"-rated district in the city of El Paso!
Important District Information
Return to School after COVID-19
Care Solace Mental Health Resources
Fentanyl Awareness Information
FAFSA (Do you need help paying for college?) The FAFSA application will be available on October 1st, 2022, for those students who will start college during the 2023-2024 school year.
A-Rated Tejas School of Choice! What does A-Rated mean? Click here for more information.
Points of Pride
Originally built in 1969, Tejas School of Choice opened its doors in 1993 as an alternative high school for students in the Ysleta Independent School District. It is located on the former site of Riverside Elementary School. Today, Tejas School of Choice serves primarily as a credit recovery campus for students who are eager to earn high school credits at an accelerated pace versus students who attend a traditional high school. Classes are scheduled for nine weeks (quarter) rather than eighteen weeks (semester). Online classes are also available so that students may learn at their own pace. In order to accelerate instruction, teachers hone in on the key instructional techniques and focus on TEKS to assist student learning. Tejas School of Choice students have an opportunity to return to their home campus as soon as they earn their mandatory high school credits. Many students choose to continue their education at Tejas School of Choice because they enjoy the small school environment and individualized instruction. Tejas School of Choice graduates students who have completed all of their graduation requirements every nine weeks and may attend their home campus school graduation if they choose. Tejas School of Choice is located at 7500 Alpha, in the Lower Valley.
We will be supportive, caring, and respectful to others to create an environment that is dedicated to academics and life-long learning.
We will work collaboratively as models of life-long learning by providing high-quality learning experiences using frequent, authentic assessments and effective instructional strategies, resulting in varied opportunities for students to develop a commitment to high quality work.
Tejas School of Choice is a beacon of life-long learning where the curriculum will challenge students with thought-provoking, relevant lessons that motivate them to achieve at higher levels now and in the future.