Parks & Recreation

Sports & Youth Programs

The City of El Paso Parks & Recreation offers a variety of sports and programs for all ages. Find information on classes for parents, after school and summer programs for youth, local coaches looking for players and players looking to play on a team. For senior programs please visit the Senior Centers to find information on registration and schedules for seniors over 50 years old.

El Paso QuickScores

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Athletic Field Permit Policy
Background Check Release Form
Sports Officials Complaint Form


Classes for Parents

All Video Parent Classes - $15 fee

Nations Tobin Sports Center 8831 Railroad Dr. Monday to Friday 11:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
For information (915) 757-2743.

Acosta Sports Center 4321 Delta St. Monday to Friday 11:00 a.m. – 7:30 p.m.
For information (915) 534-0254.

Proof of Parent Class Completion from School District
Letters from coach must contain the following information:

  1. Date of class.
  2. Sport the student is participating in.
  3. Person who taught the class.
  4. Contact information for the person who taught the class.

A copy of a sign in roster still meets this requirement, since it includes a date and signature.

Permission Slip for Parents with Children
Parent Permission Slip and Parents Pledge


Player ID Regulations

  1. You must bring the child with you to take a photo.
  2. You must have a copy of the Parent Class Receipt. (Current Parent Class not expired, yearly renewal required).
  3. You must have an Original County Birth Certificate. (Not the one from the hospital).
  4. If you cannot find the Original Birth Certificate then your Passport, Military ID, or School Demographics with photo, will be the only documents accepted.

Hours for picture IDs are as follows:

  • Acosta Sports Center:
    Limited Hours. Please call (915) 212-0452 for more information.
  • Nations Tobin Sports Center:
    Monday through Friday 11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
    Saturday 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

*** Must Bring Exact Change ***
Cost $5.00 for a new ID
Replacement ID of a Lost ID is $5.00.

Youth Programs

After School Programs

Each program is from school dismissal until 6:00 p.m., Monday-Friday. A nutritious evening meal is offered to every child.

Each school location has a limit of 50 registered and paid children before being at full capacity and no further registration will be allowed for that site. Once the After School Program starts there is a $5 fee per week per child between the ages of 5-12 with payments accepted only at Parks and Recreation facilities for either multiple weeks or week by week.

Each after school site is:

  • on a first paid basis
  • and is limited to only 50 participants
  • and children must be picked up by 6:00 p.m.

The after School Program elementary school locations are listed below. For more information email Susana Arroyo [email protected].

After School Program, ($5 per Child at select Public School Sites only).

Location District  Address District
Cooley (EPISD) 107 N. Collingsworth St. 3
Douglass (EPISD) 101 S. Eucalyptus 8
Logan (EPISD) 3200 Ellerthorpe St. 2
Paul Moreno (EPISD) 2300 San Diego Ave. 2
Stanton (EPISD) 5414 Hondo Pass Dr. 2
Del Norte Heights (YISD) 1800 Winslow Dr. 3
Thomas Manor (YISD) 7900 Jersey Dr. 7

 Youth Programs

Summer Programs

The City of El Paso Parks and Recreation Department offers supervised drop-in summer programs for youth ages 6-14 along with mentor opportunities for teens ages 15-17.

Locations include any of the Department's sixteen (16) Recreation Centers from school dismissal to 6:00 p.m. and a free nutritious dinner is provided for each participants.

The Braden Aboud Memorial Foundation has been a tremendous asset to the El Paso Parks and Recreation After School and Connect Programs.

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