Del Norte Heights Elementary School

Achieving Excellence

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Points of Pride

  • Embedded Program 
    Del Norte Heights offers the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) program to all students. We implement the EiE (Engineering in Elementary) hands-on approach to learning. Students apply their knowledge of science and math using the essence of engineering and art expanding their understanding of technology. The curriculum has been designed to inspire the next generation of engineers, inventors, and innovators.

    Campus Awards
    Del Norte Heights Elementary School is the first recipient of the Ysleta ISD elementary schools to receive a CREST award. CREST stands for Counselors Reinforcing Excellence for Students in Texas. Schools receiving CREST awards have demonstrated a commitment using the school’s guidance and counseling program to improve the lives and achievement of students in academic, career, and personal social domains.

    Del Norte Heights Elementary School was named Texas 2015 Honor Roll by Educational Results Partnership (ERP) and the Institute for Productivity in Education (IPE). Schools receiving this distinction have demonstrated consistently high levels of student academic achievement, improvement in achievement levels over time and reduction in achievement gaps among student populations.

    Technology Vision 
    The vision of Ysleta ISD to go 1:1 with student laptops through the EngageMe Initiative, along with our campus funds has provided each Del Norte Heights student, grades 2-6, a student laptop in the classroom. Eleven iPads are assigned to each Kinder and 1st-grade section.

    Campus Activities
    Rachel’s Club addresses student safety where students spread acts of kindness throughout the school and promote acceptance and belonging to all students.
    Falcon KITS, Kids Integrating Technology in School, allows students to explore technology concepts that help them in the classroom. These students also assist in electronically documenting campus events through our CCTV, school website, and yearbook.
    Falcon News Crew members create morning announcements that are prerecorded. They rotate jobs such as anchorperson(s), weather, birthday announcers, and Words of Wisdom recorders and Special Reports. FNC students also take turns in producing, editing and publishing the videos. 

  • Anonymous Alerts logo With Anonymous Alerts, students or parents can submit any suspicious activity, bullying or other student related issues. Click to access the form to file a report.

Announcements

  • Click here for access to the April Newsletter

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  • Parents, we want to hear from you! Go to bit.ly/DNESParentSurvey

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  • Our STAAR kick-off activity this year will be Del Norte Ninja Warrior Day. Help your students show grade-level spirit by purchasing a grade-level shirt for $7.00. Deadline for ordering the shirts is April 20th. Click on the image to get a copy of the form.

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  • Walk Up Show Kindness Day *Friday, April 20, 2018. Let's stand united by wearing an orange shirt that Friday. Together @delnortefalcons can accomplish anything! 

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  • Online Registration Process for 2018-2019

    April 16th:

    • Step One - Complete the online registration process at home by clicking here HAC. 
    • Step Two - Complete the paper registration packet and return it to the front office. Registration envelopes will be sent home the April 16th.
    • Step Three - Turn in proof of residence to the front office. Gas, Water, Electric bill.

    Once students have completed each step, a ticket will be given to the student. They can use all three tickets to redeem a fress dress bracelet.

    Returning Students video - How to Update Enrollment

    New Student Registration video - How to Enroll

    Registration assistance will be provided in Alpha order of the following dates for returning students:

    April 23rd - A-G

    April 24th - H-L

    April 25th - M

    April 26th - N-Z

    Registration for all new students will be on the following dates:

    April 27th

    June 11th - June 28th

    August 6th - August 17th

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  • Yearbooks for sale $25.00 starting December 1, 2017. Cash or checks made out to Del Norte Heights. Deadline to purchase will be April 20, 2018. Dedication pages available for purchase: 1/4=$5 , 1/2=$10 , Full pg=$15.00  

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