Helen Ball Elementary

Socorro Independent School District



  • Storybook Pumkin Contest

    Decorate a pumpkin (artificial is best) with your favorite storybook character. 

    Prizes will be given to the best pumpkin in each grade level. 

    Pumpkins will be on display until November 1st. 

    The Very Hungry Caterpillar The Three Little Pigs The Pigeon



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  • October 28th

    Our Fall Festival is around the corner!

    When: Friday, October 28th

    Time: 4-7PM

    Where: HBE

    Booths are open to vendors $30 (Call Mrs. Washington for details, 937-8200).


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  • Red Ribbon Week

    is the week of October 31st - November 4th.  Dress-up schedule is as follows:

    Mon 10/31: "Scare Drugs Away" Costumes

    Tues 11/1: "Paw-sitively Drug-Free" Wear Red

    Wed 11/2: "Friends Don't Let Friends Do Drugs" Twin Day

    Thur 11/3: "Give Drugs the Boot" Western Day

    Fri 11/4 "Team Up Against Drugs" Sports Jersey


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  • The Remaining Early Release Dates for the Year are:

    October 26, 2016

    December 16, 2016

    January 25, 2017

    June 2, 2017

    Kinder Releases at 11:00, 1st-5th Grade Releases at 11:30


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About Us

  • Helen Ball Elementary School is located in the Socorro Independent School District in El Paso, Texas. It opened its doors to students in July of 1995 and presently serves a diverse population of over 900 children, grades Kindergarten through Fifth Grade. Our students attend school year-round with breaks in October, December, March and June. Our school is named for the late Mrs. Helen Ball, a dynamic and vibrant elementary teacher who served the Socorro School District for many years.
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Vision:Tomorrow's Leaders Learning Today
Mission:The mission of the Socorro Independent School District is to optimize our students' academic, artistic, athletic, and interpersonal skills.