Welcome to Bronco Online Learning

Tejas School of Choice - Week of April 13, 2020

A Message from Principal Dr. Lozano-Lerma

It's a great day to be a Bronco!

I hope each of you are doing well and staying safe. We care about you and we are here for you. Fantastic job Broncos on working on your first week of Online Learning. I am very proud of our teachers working together, creating fun, and engaging lessons for our students. I am very proud of our students for working on their online learning assignments. Below is our schedule for the week of 4/13/20:

On Monday, April 13th (Teacher/Student Meet ups Online) our fantastic teachers will be meeting up with you and providing your week 2 of our online learning. Students’ online homeroom teacher will be in contact with their students. Students will have the opportunity to share and update their online homeroom teacher with their online learning progress.

On Tuesday, April 14th & Thursday, April 16th (Teachers help provide Content/Subject Support to students) – Students can meet online with their teachers and ask for clarification and assistance with their online work for the class.

On Wednesday, April 15th (Teacher Planning) – Teachers will be meeting with their professional learning communities and planning for the following weeks online lessons.

On Friday, April 16th (Teacher/Student/Family Meetups Online) – Online homeroom teachers will meet with students and families to provide a progress update on how the student is doing.

Thank you to all those in the medical community and all those other members of the community putting themselves at risk to keep us safe. Though our lives have drastically changed, we are El Paso Strong and remain steadfastly united to overcome this challenge.

Keeping our community safe is everyone's responsibility. Stay Safe Broncos!

As Broncos we are respectful, caring, motivated, and responsible!

Plans During School Closure

The El Paso Department of Public Health has recommended all school districts to close. Our school will be be online for our students. During this time, our amazing teachers will be working with our students online to make sure our students' educational plans continue and we are committed to helping our students with our accelerated school model by providing our students the opportunity to catch up on their school credits and work toward their graduation goal. In addition, our dedicated custodians will continue to work to ensure the entire school is thoroughly clean and disinfected.

Breakfast and Lunch meals will be provided at the following campuses to students 18 and under on a drive thru basis: 7:30-8:30 am or 11-12:30 pm

Hanks High School, Bel Air HS, Riverside HS, Eastwood HS, Del Valle HS, Ysleta HS, Parkland HS, Bel Air MS, Del Valle MS, Parkland MS, REL Elem., Constance Hulbert, Desertaire, and Capistrano.

Comprehensive Care Center

MEDICAL AND DENTAL SERVICES FOR ALL YISD STUDENTS

The YISD Comprehensive Care Center located at 300 Vocational (next to Riverside HS). Hours are from 8 am to 4 pm; please call for an appointment (434-7200); walk-ins welcome

Our School Nurse Information - Nurse Mares

Stay at home as much as possible. Maintain a distance of 6 feet from others. Cover your cough or sneeze. Wash your hands frequently for 20 seconds.

If you feel ill and experience fever, coughing and shortness of breath:

*Contact your physician.

*If you do not have health insurance, call the Health Department at (915) 212-6520.

*Elderly people over 65yrs. with a temperature of 99.6F or above may call (915) 212-0783.

The school nurse, Ms, Adela Mares may be reached via her email: amares1@yisd.net

Communities in Schools Information - Ms. Meza

We are here for our students and families, please reach out for assistance. Our Communities in Schools Coordinator is Ms. Claudia Meza her email is cmeza12@yisd.net

Food Assistance:

Northeast: Katie’s Pantry, 4801 Sun Valley, El Paso, TX, 79924

Central: Kelly Center for Hunger Relief, 915 Florence, El Paso Texas 79912

Lower Valley: Camino de Vida, 7822 San Jose Rd. El Paso, TX 79915

Soccorro / Clint / San Elizario: El Pasoans Fighting Hunger Food Bank 9541 Plaza Circle El Paso, TX 79927

Abundant Living Faith Center West: 7100 N.Desert Blvd. El Paso, TX 79911

New Hope Church of God: (915) 591-5244, located on 7623 Wilcox Drive 79915, Saturdays 9 am to 12 pm, call ahead for information

Reach & Release: (915) 867-9563, located on 10964 Montwood Drive, 79935, available next week on April 1st, Wednesday, at 6 pm, may require documents, call ahead

CrossPointe Church: (915) 857-7492, 4th Thursday of the month from 9 am to 12 pm, located on 11995 Montwood Drive 79936, call ahead to verify items available

Oasis Baptist Church: (915) 270-9204, located on 11200 Montwood Drive, 2nd and 4th Saturday of the month, 10 am to 1 pm, call ahead to verify what documents needed

CrossPointe Church: (915) 857-7492, 4th Thursday of the month from 9 am to 12 pm, located on 11995 Montwood Drive 79936, call ahead to verify items available

Oasis Baptist Church: (915) 270-9204, located on 11200 Montwood Drive, 2nd and 4th Saturday of the month, 10 am to 1 pm, call ahead to verify what documents needed

New Hope Church of God: (915) 591-5244, located on 7623 Wilcox Drive 79915, Saturdays 9 am to 12 pm, call ahead for information

Our School Counselor Information - Mr. Vizcaino

Parents and students can reach counselor at 434-9903 (leave message if there is no answer), or reach Mr. Vizcaino at: wvizcaino@yisd.net . Students must use their District assigned email to contact Mr. Viz.

Online Enrollment

Online Enrollment opens on April 21, 2020 for the 2020-2021 school year. All students must have an online enrollment form completed.. For assistance please call Gloria Rangel @ 434-9910 or Monica Ramos @ 434-9998

Assignments for Week of April 13-17, 2020

Monday, April 13, 2020 - Assignment

Students will complete the following:

Students will follow their course classes given to them for quarter 4, an online homeroom teacher will review the students’ courses with them.

Monday are Meetups with online homeroom teacher. Classroom assignments for the week are posted in your Google Classroom. You will also be contacted by your online homeroom teacher (either through email, Google Meets, or Google Voice) for a “Monday Meet-Up.” During this time, you and your teacher will discuss how things are going, and your teacher will share the expectations for the week.

Tuesday, April 14, 2020 - Assignment

Students will complete the following:

Students will follow their course classes given to them for quarter 4, an online homeroom teacher will review the students’ courses with them.

Tuesday are dedicated to lab hours with your teacher(s). If you have any questions, or

if you need help in a specific subject, this is time to reach out to your teacher. Your teacher has a Google Meet code that allows you to join him/her in the chat room. Your teacher can either answer your questions, or work with you one-on-one or in small groups. Your teacher can also be contacted through Google Voice or email.

Wednesday, April 15, 2020 - Assignment

Students will complete the following:

Wednesday is dedicated to teacher planning. Your teacher will be planning lessons for the

following week. If you have questions regarding an assignment on this day, please feel free to

email your teacher.

Students will follow their course classes given to them for quarter 4, an online homeroom teacher will review the students’ courses with them.

Thursday, April 16, 2020 - Assignment

Students will complete the following:

Students will follow their course classes given to them for quarter 4, an online homeroom teacher will review the students’ courses with them.

Thursday are dedicated to lab hours with your teacher(s). If you have any questions, or

if you need help in a specific subject, this is time to reach out to your teacher. Your teacher has a Google Meet code that allows you to join him/her in the chat room. Your teacher can either answer your questions, or work with you one-on-one or in small groups. Your teacher can also be contacted through Google Voice or email.

Friday, April 17, 2020 - Assignment

Students will complete the following:

Students will follow their course classes given to them for quarter 4, an online homeroom teacher will review the students’ courses with them.

Friday is dedicated to you and your family. During this time, your online homeroom teacher will be following up and helping you to monitor your progress and get any additional support you may need. Your teacher can offer suggestions for family activities to do together to highlight the week of learning, or discuss/review the wonderful work you have turned in.