12 EPISD schools named to national academic honor roll
(EL PASO INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT -- Jan. 22, 2021) — Twelve EPISD schools earn a spot on the 2019-2020 Educational Results Partnership Honor Roll in recognition of their work in closing achievement gaps and helping students reach their academic goals.
The ERP Honor Roll recognizes public elementary, middle and high schools that demonstrate high levels of student academic achievement, improvement in achievement over time, and reduction in achievement gaps throughout the United States.
In EPISD, the honored campuses are:
Mitzi Bond Elementary
Western Hills Elementary
Young Women’s Academy
Silva Health Magnet High
Transmountain Early College High
“High-quality teaching and learning are happening throughout EPISD and the Educational Results Partnership Honor Roll is one way of showcasing some of the amazing work our educators are doing on a daily basis,” said Interim Superintendent Vince Sheffield. “I congratulate the 12 school who were honored by the partnership and encourage them to continue to thrive for excellence so that our students can reap the benefits.”
The Partnership measured success by identifying specific learning objectives aligned to college and career readiness. Some of those objectives include:
Evidence-based instructional practices
Defined system-wide mission of college and career readiness for all students
Investment in human capital
Maintenance of data and assessment systems to monitor school and student performance
Resources and guidance to support school efforts in preparing all students for college and career