Mr. Hernandez has an extensive leadership resume with state recognized academic achievements, awards and many championships recorded deep into U.I.L. state brackets. Our newest member of the Socorro I.S.D. team, Albert Hernandez, is eager to work with the great people of Socorro and is looking forward to making a positive impact in the division of athletics.
Mr. Hernandez has been in education for approximately 25 years serving as a teacher, head boys and girls coach, and high school campus principal, 16-5A U.I.L. executive chair and district director. Mr. Hernandez has served in Tornillo I.S.D., Ysleta I.S.D. and most recently in Round Rock I.S.D. located just north of the capital city of Austin. Mr. Hernandez earned his Bachelor’s degree on a football scholarship from Wingate University, North Carolina and completed his Texas teaching certification from UTEP. He earned his Master’s degree in Education Administration from Texas State University, San Marcos, where he was given a special letter of recognition for maintaining straight A’s while in the two year program. Recently, Mr. Hernandez has completed his superintendent’s certification program from Texas State University.