Points of Pride
Ascarate Learning Community - Ascarate Elementary School first opened its door in September 1935 and has been proudly serving the El Paso community since. Ascarate Elementary School with its long and distinguished history continues to provide outstanding academic, social and cultural experiences for our students. Our students have the opportunity to participate in the Dual Language program from K to 6th grade. Year after year we take great pride in always having a large percentage of sixth grade students qualify for AP classes at the Middle School. We are proud of our rich diversity, our skillful staff and our supportive parents. Check out our web page frequently to get the latest information about our outstanding school!
Extracurricular Activities - We also offer many extra curricular activities and clubs for students. Learning at Ascarate extends well beyond the regular classroom. Students at Ascarate have the opportunity to participate in activities such as Band, Orchestra, Young Rembrandts, SWAT Team (Students Working to Advance Technology), Robotics Club, Eagle One News Team, Eaglettes Dance Club, Cheerleading and Basketball Teams. Our robotics and cheer teams have won multiple awards in local and national competitions. Our robotics team won the 1st place team award in the Amazing category at the National RoboRave competition held in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
Technology Advancements - Ascarate is one of few schools in the City of El Paso in having access to 1 to 1 technology devices for all students in Kinder to 6th grade. This initiative facilitates the campus Mission statement of 21st century learning in the classrooms.
We Welcome You - Ascarate Elementary School offers open enrollment to all students. Ascarate Elementary is an outstanding option to parents and students who live outside the school's attendance area. This includes students that live in other districts as well.