Our School

  • Terrace Hills Middle School is a public co-ed middle school in the heart of northeast El Paso. Within close proximity to Juarez, Mexico, Chaparral, New Mexico, Ft. Bliss Army Base, Biggs Army Airfield, and White Sands Missile Range, Terrace Hills Middle is proud to house an extremely diverse and culturally-rich student population of 6th, 7th, and 8th graders. 

    As a campus centered towards student success, there are also a number of afterschool academic tutoring programs and extracurriculars. 



    Mission Statement 

    Terrace Hills Middle School is to provide opportunities for students to achieve their personal best and embrace lifelong learning in a safe and positive environment. Students will be encouraged to be responsible and committed to their academic success while developing into productive valuable citizens who work to their fullest potential with the cooperation of school administration, parents, community, faculty, and staff.



    Vision Statement 

    Terrace Hills stakeholders (faculty, staff, students, and parents) will collaborate to ensure mastery of learning through systems of continuous improvement resulting in responsible and productive citizens.

  • Administration


    Leticia Ewing


    Assistant Principals

    Joel Pena - A-L, Discipline, Parent Concerns

    Leslie Ritchey - M-Z, Discipline, Parent Concerns


    Professional School Counselors

    Ivan Bracho - A-L

    Norma Juarez - M-Z


    Important Numbers

    Main Line 915-236-5375

    Velia James, Principal's Secretary 915-236-5391

    School Fax 915-759-0615

    Maria Ortiz, PEIMS Clerk 915-236-5397

    Violet Ayub, Attendance Clerk 915-236-5382

    Discipline 915-236-5375

    Cafeteria 915-759-7614

    Email terracehills@episd.org

    Student Records: Gina Morales, Registrar gsmorale@episd.org 

    Student Records Fax: 915-236-6782








  • Terrace Hills Middle School

  • School Info

    4860 Tropicana Ave. 
    El Paso, TX  79924

    6th-8th Grade


    School Colors
    Black, Gold & White