About Us

Dr. Green Elementary School is an exceptional elementary school with a reputation of providing quality education. Located off Festival and Mesa on Buckley Drive, Dr. Green opened its doors in 1993 and currently serves 435 students in pre- kindergarten through fifth grade.

Our staff of 61 includes a faculty of 30 highly qualified teachers, one instructional coach, one reading teacher, one counselor, one librarian and two administrators. We offer a traditional elementary program, in addition to dual language in pre-kinder through first grade, gifted and talented services in kindergarten through third grades and a Connections Program in fourth and fifth grades.

Our school is named after Dr. J. Leighton Green.  Dr. Green was born on May 29, 1899.  He practiced general surgery and gynecology in El Paso for more than half a century. Dr. Green left behind a legacy of service to others and a tireless dedication to education.  He was a man of compassion, strength, and integrity who devoted his life to helping others.