1/7 Americas High School

2/7 Loma Verde Elementary School

3/7 John Drugan School

4/7 Myrtle Cooper Elementary School - El Paso, Texas

5/7 Sierra Vista Elementary School

6/7 Vista del Sol Elementary School

7/7 Capt. Walter E. Clarke Middle School

description

Located on the far eastside of El Paso, Americas High School opened its doors in September 1996 on a desert plain just waiting to be populated with new homes and businesses. Being a new school, the student body consisted of seventh, eighth, and ninth graders under the principalship of Mr. Tony Baca. Forever recorded in history, that ninth grade student body became the first graduating class at Americas High School in May 2000.

Phone: (915) 937-2800
Address: 12101 Pellicano Dr. El Paso, TX 79936
Grades: 9-12
Mascot: Trailblazers
School Colors: Blue, red, and yellow

Eastside / Americas, (1990 - 1999), Education

Your comment will be visible after the El Paso Museum staff has reviewed it. This usually happens within 24 hours.

global.comment_received

description

Loma Verde Elementary School opened its doors to the community December 2, 2002. The school serves approximately 750 students in grades K-5. Loma Verde was named after the street (Loma Verde) which intersects with Ted Houghton street and is built on a hill ("loma" in Spanish). The school is organized in seven clusters of classrooms that are identified by the names of the continents of the world.

Phone: (915) 937-8600
Address: 12150 Ted Houghton, El Paso, TX 79936
Grades: K- 5
Mascot: Bears
School Colors: Hunter green and purple

Eastside / Americas, (2000 - 2009), Education

Your comment will be visible after the El Paso Museum staff has reviewed it. This usually happens within 24 hours.

global.comment_received

description

Socorro ISD began construction of its 35th campus, John Drugan on February 24, 2005. The school is named after John Drugan, a former SISD Board Trustee who served the district for 11 years. From the barren desert inhabited only by mice, rabbits, and coyotes, the beautiful building was designed on the concept on an airport's concourse. The campus opened January 9, 2006.

Phone: (915) 937-6800
Address: 12451 Pellicano. El Paso, TX 79928
Grades: K - 8
Mascot: Dragons
School Colors: Royal blue, black, and silver

Eastside / Americas, (2000 - 2009), Education

Your comment will be visible after the El Paso Museum staff has reviewed it. This usually happens within 24 hours.

global.comment_received

description

Myrtle Cooper Elementary School opened in 1987 as a PK-8 school. The campus was named after the late Myrtle Cooper who served as the first superintendent for the Socorro Independent School District in 1961.

Phone: (915) 937-7700
Address: 1515 Rebecca Ann, El Paso, TX 79936
Grades: PK - 5
Mascot: Pirates
School Colors: Teal, black, and white

Eastside / Americas, (1980 - 1989), Education

  • women
  • Socorro Independent School District
  • education

tag Women, Socorro Independent School District, education

Your comment will be visible after the El Paso Museum staff has reviewed it. This usually happens within 24 hours.

global.comment_received

description

Sierra Vista Elementary opened it's doors in January 1993. The school serves approximately 800 students in grades K-5. The campus goal is to provide a safe and supportive learning environment, with a rigorous academic education to ensure all students are college bound.

Phone: (915) 937-8100
Address: 1501 Bob Hope, El Paso, TX 79936
Grades: PK - 5
Mascot: Wranglers
School Colors: Teal and maroon

Eastside / Americas, (1990 - 1999), Education

Your comment will be visible after the El Paso Museum staff has reviewed it. This usually happens within 24 hours.

global.comment_received

description

Vista del Sol Elementary School students are committed to having positive energy; being self-aware of their own attitudes; looking at every situation in terms of possibilities rather than limitations; and helping others. The campus atmosphere will lead to enhanced teamwork, communication, and improved group problem-solving skills to reach the goal of STUDENT SUCCESS.

Phone: (915) 937-7500
Address: 11851 Vista del Sol Dr. El Paso, TX 79936
Grades: K - 5
Mascot: Eagle
School Colors: Royal blue and gold

Eastside / Marty Robbins, (1990 - 1999), Education

i survived drugan and loma was peice of cakea

Your comment will be visible after the El Paso Museum staff has reviewed it. This usually happens within 24 hours.

global.comment_received

description

Capt. Walter E. Clarke opened its doors in 1993 with a population of approximately 1,400 students. Since its opening, the school has had a yearly average of 950 - 1,400 students and is one of the largest middle schools in the Socorro Independent School District. Clarke Middle School serves 6th, 7th and 8th grade students from Myrtle Cooper, Vista Del Sol, and Sierra Vista elementary schools. The school was named after World War II navy officer and pilot, Captain Walter E. Clarke. During his military tour, Captain Clarke was recognized by the President of the United States and awarded the Gold Star for his many meritorious achievements in aerial flights while piloting a Fighter Plane during WWII.

Eastside / Americas, (1990 - 1999), Education

Your comment will be visible after the El Paso Museum staff has reviewed it. This usually happens within 24 hours.

global.comment_received

More from the same album

More from the same collection

Ryan Castro meets his daughter

Ryan Castro couldn't be present for his daughter's birth. Alyssa was taken to him while he was in training in...

Bank of the West Opens Fifth Location

1998: Expanding even further into East El Paso, Bank of the West opens its fifth location at Montwood/Zaragosa.

Bank of the West Opens Fifth Location

1998: Expanding even further into East El Paso, Bank of the West opens its fifth location at Montwood/Zaragosa.

Bank of the West Opens Fifth Location

1998: Expanding even further into East El Paso, Bank of the West opens its fifth location at Montwood/Zaragosa.

Bank of the West Opens Fifth Location

1998: Expanding even further into East El Paso, Bank of the West opens its fifth location at Montwood/Zaragosa. Photograph taken...

Lucero Duran and Alex Karnes

Alex Karnes and Lucero Duran attending Mariana Griego's Quinceanera November 29, 2014.

McCarthy & Margaret

Together - McCarthy and Margaret Morgan.

Ahmad H. Morgan

My Baby Boy

David L. Carrasco Job Corps Mural - El Paso, Texas - 2017

Photograph taken in 2017 of the mural in front of the David L. Carrasco Job Corps Center located in East...

Report this entry

Choose the most important reason for this report

Your name

Your email address

Optional detail

Thank you for your report

This site is optimised for modern browsers (Chrome, Firefox, Safari) and IE9 and later. Some pages may not display correctly in other browsers.