The Eagle Pass Independent School District is participating in the Summer Food Service Program. Meals will be provided to all children without charge. All children are welcome. EPISD will offer free meals to children from June 16-July 11. Last summer, EPISD served a record number of meals in one month. This year, free meals are available at 6 schools for children who are 18 years or younger. The list of schools and schedule is:
June 16 - July 11 @ CC Winn High School
June 9 - June 27 @ EPJH, Glass, San Luis, Sam Houston elementary schools
June 9 - July 2 @ Early Childhood Center
Early Childhood, Elementary and Junior High serving times are 11:30a.m. until 12:40 p.m.
High School serving time is 11:45a.m. until 12:55 p.m.
to Mr. Ramiro Martinez, of Eagle Pass High School, for being designated the 2014
Eagle Pass Independent School District, “Teacher of the Year”.
past year the Eagle Pass Independent School District partnered with local
businesses throughout our city to highlight the “Teacher of the Month” program,
which honors educators who have made a difference in our community. The program
recognized outstanding kindergarten, elementary, junior high, and high school
teachers in Eagle Pass, Texas. A total
of eight teachers were awarded throughout the school year.On June 5, 2014 all eight teachers were recognized
at the annual end of school year assembly and all eight teachers received a
check in the amount of $500.00 from the Eagle Pass Independent School District.
of the Year”, Mr. Ramiro Martinez, was also recognized for his outstanding continuous
efforts within his classroom.Mr. Ramiro
Martinez was awarded a complimentary overnight reservation at the “Kickapoo Lucky
Eagle Casino & Hotel”, a complimentary dinner for four at “SAGE Steakhouse”
and two tickets to Schlitterbahn Waterpark in New Braunfels, Texas. Though the biggest surprise was when Mr.
Ramiro Martinez received a check in the amount of $1000.00 from the Eagle Pass Independent
As attested by his students, Mr. Ramiro
Martinez is a highly enthusiastic and motivated teacher who captures attention
and delivers excitement in his classroom while maintaining collegiate level
expectations from his students. The secret to his success is his creative
lesson presentations and his unwavering positive attitude that affects both students
and peers alike.
Mr. Ramiro Martinez is a true inspiration
to his students of Eagle Pass High School. He is a person of great
character, a strong leader and an outstanding teacher. It is for all
these reasons we are honored to designate Mr. Ramiro Martinez as the “Teacher
of the Year” for 2014.
In less than a week, many EPISD seniors will don caps and gowns and collect their diplomas at one of 2 commencement ceremonies being held for both EPISD high schools. Both of the pre-graduation programs, and ceremonies will be streamed live on the Internet.
Anyone who wants to watch a graduation ceremony live can simply click on the link on the front page of the EPISD website on the days and times listed below. In addition, those wanting to view from their home televisions are invited to tune to Channel 16 and watch the live broadcast. Here is the schedule of graduation ceremonies:
EAGLE PASS HIGH SCHOOL - FRIDAY JUNE 6
C.C. WINN HIGH SCHOOL - SATURDAY JUNE 7
Both Ceremonies will begin promptly at 8:00pm at the Student Activity Center