Father Yermo High School

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Father Yermo High School
Address
205 Washington St.
El Paso, Texas, (El Paso County) 79905
United States
Coordinates 31°46′9″N 106°26′23″W / 31.76917°N 106.43972°W / 31.76917; -106.43972Coordinates: 31°46′9″N 106°26′23″W / 31.76917°N 106.43972°W / 31.76917; -106.43972
Information
Type Private, Coeducational
Religious affiliation(s) Roman Catholic
Established 1960
Founder Jose Maria Yermo y Parres
Dean Jesus Rubalcaba
Principal Sister Karina Tapia
Headteacher Alfredo Palacio
Chaplain Sister Lucy and Sister Isabel
Grades 912
Age range 14 - 19
Language English, French and Spanish.
Hours in school day 8
Color(s) Red and Black
Slogan Learning for life
Song Father Yermo Schools
Athletics Basketball, Soccer, Volleyball.
Sports Basketball, Volleyball and Soccer.
Mascot Spartan
Rival Faith Christian Academy
Accreditation Southern Association of Colleges and Schools [1]
Newspaper The Spartan Express
School fees Early Bird 450 / 500
Tuition $3,500 per year
Communities served Chaplains, Stucco, National Honor Society.
Website

Father Yermo High School is a private, Roman Catholic high school in El Paso, Texas. It is located in the Roman Catholic Diocese of El Paso.

Background[edit]

Father Yermo High School was established in 1960 as an alternative for young women who were dropping out of school after the 8th grade. The school became coeducational in 1996.[2]

External links[edit]

Notes and references[edit]

  1. ^ SACS-CASI. "SACS-Council on Accreditation and School Improvement". Archived from the original on April 29, 2009. Retrieved 2009-06-23. 
  2. ^ FYHS. "School History". Retrieved 2007-05-11.