EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) - Ysleta ISD officials confirm the death of a counselor at Ascarate Elementary School over the weekend in an ATV crash.
Catherine Berry worked in YISD for the last 10 years, the last two at Ascarate Elementary.
“Catherine was passionate about helping everyone. She was beautiful, kind, and full of positive energy, and she had such a wonderful impact on so many people,” said Ascarate ES Principal Claudia Ureño-Olivas. “She never stopped thinking of ways to help not only the school community, but everyone who crossed her path.”
Grief counselors are on site Monday to help students, faculty and staff cope with Berry's untimely death.