Points of Pride
North Star Elementary School, located in northeast El Paso, first opened in January 2003. It was named a Texas Education Agency Recognized School in 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, and 2007. For the 2009-2010 school year, North Star was rated an Exemplary School by the Texas Education Agency. In 2011-2012, North Star 5th grade STAAR scores in math, reading, and science were the highest in the Ysleta ISD.
Our campus received three trophies in recognition of our outstanding performance on the 2015-2016 STAAR and TELPAS tests. North Star was named the Division IV TELPAS Champs, as well as being recognized with a trophy for Division IV Top Score in STAAR and another trophy for being the Special Education Champs!
North Star was recently recognized as a Texas Honor Roll School by Educational Results Partnership (ERP). Our campus was one of thirteen YISD schools recognized for demonstrating high academic achievement as well as for reducing the achievement gaps across various student populations.