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Irene Talamantes

Irene Talamantes

Irene Talamantes is honored to be the principal for Luther Burbank High School. She was born and raised in El Paso, Texas, where she graduated from Coronado High School. She earned her bachelor’s degree at University of Texas at El Paso and earned a master’s degree in educational administration from Concordia University. Ms. Talamantes has been serving the SAISD community as an educator and later as an administrator since 1998. She began her teaching career at Wheatley Middle School and then transitioned into the role of an assistant principal first at Whittier Middle School and then Burbank High School. Most recently, Ms. Talamantes served as the principal at Whittier Middle School, where she led the school to earn and maintain a B rating and several TEA distinctions. Ms. Talamantes believes that building relationships with students and parents is the foundation of student achievement.  


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