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R. E. McKee Former Headquarters Celebrates 100 Years

On May 15, 2020, we celebrate the centennial of our home at 1918 Texas Avenue! Over the last 100 years, the building has served as headquarters and administrative offices for several businesses before becoming the El Paso Leadership Academy. When the building was completed on May 15th 1920, it was world headquarters for the Robert […]

Estando Separados Todos Nos Unimos

Familias de EPLA, Aunque en este momento estemos separados por razones de salud y seguridad, continuamos apoyándonos mutuamente como comunidad y, precisamente ahora, debemos trabajar en conjunto para combatir el COVID-19.  Con el fin de evitar la propagación del COVID-19, durante las próximas dos semanas, EPLA se comunicará con ustedes por correo electrónico, teléfono, mensaje […]

El Paso Leadership Academy (EPLA): Respecto a COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

Viernes 13 de Marzo de 2020 HORA: 8:00 PM   Estimadas familias de EPLA y Colectivo: Primero quiero asegurarles a nuestras familias que entendemos que existe cierta incertidumbre y preocupación acerca de COVID-19, denominado Coronavirus. Si bien no hay casos reportados de COVID-19 en el Condado de El Paso, estamos tomando las precauciones necesarias para […]

El Paso Leadership Academy (EPLA): Regarding COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

Friday, March 13, 2020 TIME: 8:00 PM Dear EPLA Families & Colectivo: I want to first assure our families that we understand there is some uncertainty and worry about COVID-19, referred to as the Coronavirus. While there are no reported cases of COVID-19 in El Paso County, we are taking the necessary precautions to ensure […]

EPLA Scholars First to Participate in City of El Paso Neighborhood Leadership Academy

The NLA, Neighborhood Leadership Academy is a 20-week course that gives participants an intimate look into city government.  Participants receive first-hand information about City services and programs through comprehensive presentations from City department leaders, and on-site field trips to various public facilities. Mr. Monteros is a two-time participant and sponsors two scholars, Juan Baez (8) […]