Principal School Address Important NumbersTimothy Luthertgluther@episd.org1300 Circle Dr.El Paso, TX 79902Phone: 915-236-3600Discipline: 915-236-3600Fax: 915-533-2902
Assistant PrincipalsCecilia Chavez - Disciplinecxchave1@episd.orgRachel H Waltzer-Wright - Disciplinerwaltzer@episd.org
Dear Wiggs Parents and Students,
Welcome from the Principal Welcome to Wiggs Middle School, “The School of Choice.” Wiggs is an exception for several reasons. Wiggs provides all avenues to create and continue the WHOLE CHILD. Our students will walk in each day learning and earning and walk out with more knowledge, respect, high values and morals, and becoming productive young men and women in our society than anywhere else. Wiggs students are respectful, courtesy, take their academics seriously, and are involved in many activities that bring recognition to the school and the community. School year 2018 - 2019 was an amazing year. Our students did well on STAAR exams, Nationally known Dual Language GT program, won academic competitions in National History Day, UIL distinctions, Hometown Frontier District competition, Science/Math Club state competitors, SWEEPSTAKES performances by our Band and Orchestra, athletic teams competed in all levels. Wiggs students are involved! There are several opportunities for you to grow in our “family”. Several Clubs – Chess, Art, Coding, Science, Students Council, History, Math, UIL and more – are available to all students and become part of the Wolverine Athletic experience. This year all Clubs and Sport Teams will have one Community Service project. Choose one or choose them all. Being part of these will enhance your mind and experience while at Wiggs. The Wiggs Administration and Staff are dedicated to the well-being of your child each day. We will do magnificent things this school year. Welcome to an amazing school for our new students and parents and Welcome back to our returning students/parents; always remember you are a huge part of why Wiggs MS is “The School of Choice”. Please welcome the following to our Wiggs Family; Ms. L. Carbajal Math, Ms. M. Gongora-Rivera Math, Ms. X. Callejo Speech, Ms. J. Mercado Choir/Vocal Music, Mr. D. Tate BIC, Ms. L. Valdez, Mr. A. Medillin AIM Paraprofessional, and Ms. K. Camacho Active Learning Leader.
Principal, Wiggs Middle School
The mission of the Wiggs Middle School community of faculty, parents, and students is to actively engage all learners in critical thinking, creativity, collaboration, and effective communication knowing that these skills are essential to successful 21st century post-secondary education, employment, and global citizenship. Furthermore, Wiggs Middle School will do whatever it takes to create and sustain an environment for achieving positive academic, social, and emotional learning outcomes for all through a collaborative and consistent TEAM approach. "WE CAN and WE WILL!"
Our vision to provide a quality education through shared responsibility in a safe, supportive environment for all students to meet the challenges of a global society. Our goal and responsibility is to help each student develop an enthusiasm for learning, a respect for self and others, and the skills to become a creative, independent thinker, and problem solver.
***COMMONALITY*** Using our differences as opportunities to connect.