Dropouts Targeted in Door-to-Door Outreach
EL PASO — Mayor John Cook and other dignitaries from the community will knocked on doors of high school dropouts Wednesday, Sept. 19, and encouraged them to return to school.
Operation Outreach has become an annual event for Mayor Cook, who has joined forced with the District for the past four years to talk to students who have not returned to school. Through Operation Outreach and other initiatives, EPISD has been able to bring hundreds of students back to the classroom.
The event will begin at 8:30 a.m. Wednesday with a short program. At 8:45 a.m. , the home visits will begin.