The El Paso Independent School District’s 2019 Commencement Season kicked off early on Friday when more than 400 excited students participated in the commencement exercises for Capt. John L. Chapin High School at the Don Haskins Center of the University of Texas at El Paso.
Penny Moore, the winner of the El Paso Regional Spelling Bee, will travel to Washington, D.C., this weekend to represent El Paso in the National Spelling Bee. She hopes to become the fifth El Paso-area student to win it all.
Eleven EPISD high-school juniors on Thursday graduated from the prestigious Jr. Leadership El Paso, a selective program aimed at developing the skills students will need to become the next generations of leaders in the city.