Ector County ISD to celebrate 100th birthday this week

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The big day is this week. On Wednesday, Ector County Independent School District officially turns 100 years old. In 1921, during a special session of...

ECISD COVID protocols unchanged

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Despite President Joe Biden’s executive order on COVID vaccines and testing, nothing has changed in regard to Ector County ISD students and staff members. Gov....

Board approves redesign plans

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  The Ector County ISD Board of Trustees approved School Action Fund Redesign plans for Noel and Lyndon B. Johnson elementary schools and Wilson and...

OCTECHS gives top students a jump on careers

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OCTECH’s valedictorian and salutatorian are taking different paths after graduation, but their determination unites them in their achievements. Kaydence Shepardson, 17, is the valedictorian, and...

Custodian of the Year cleans up

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When Susana Magallanes was presented with the Ector County ISD Custodian of the Year Award, she was surprised. Odessa American sportswriter Chris Amaya translated for...

Cavazos hosts principal meet and greet

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Teachers and leadership had a chance Tuesday to meet the new Cavazos Elementary School Principal Beatrice Martinez. She replaces Amanda Montelongo. Staff formed a community...

Board OK’s resolution; delays implementation

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With community members looking on, the Ector County ISD Board of Trustees approved a resolution for a temporary mask requirement but delayed the implementation...

Principals reflect on 10 years of NTO

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For Adrian Vega, Betsabe Salcido and Gerardo Ramirez, it’s hard to believe it’s been 10 years since George H.W. Bush New Tech Odessa started. Vega...

2021 SCHOOL HONORS: Bowie Middle School

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Presidential Awards: Gold Award: Sarah Rivera, Marcuez Ferrill, Ethan Nunez, Alaina Arnold, Amarys Aranda, Julian Guevara, Paul Ortiz, Alyssa Ramos, Rohan Reed; Silver Award:...

ECISD students receive space patches

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In early December 2020, SpaceX-21 launched SSEP Mission 13 to the International Space Station, and included in the cargo were two Mission Patches designed...