EPISD will ask the Texas Education Agency for an option to extend virtual learning if health conditions do not improve by Sept. 8. The City of El Paso Department of Health has mandated that El Paso schools remain closed until Sept. 8. The waiver would allow EPISD to delay on-campus instruction until Oct. 12.
Robert E. Lee Elementary School will now be known as Sunrise Mountain Elementary, the El Paso Independent School District Board of Trustees stated on Tuesday.
The Texas Education Agency this year gave the El Paso Independent School District’s financial management and reporting system an “A” rating — the highest given by the state.