Morales, Francisco

Hello My Name Is...

Francisco Morales

Welcome to Mr. Francisco Morales' Engineering Design and Presentation,Architecture Design and Principles of Manufacturing technology classesat Franklin High School!  The 2014-2015 school year promises to be anexciting year as my students  learn new innovative technologicalconcepts.

I would like to take this opportunity tointroduce myself.  I was born, raised and educated here in El Paso,Texas attending EPISD schools  when I was growing up.  I first attendedHouston Elementary, then proceeded to Austin High School where I alsoattended Technical High School half day enrolled in Metal Tradesclasses.  After graduating from Austin High School, I joined the UnitedStates Navy and served four years on a ship in the Pacific Fleet andthirteen years later, I was in the Naval Reserves serving as aNavy Sea Bee during Desert Shield/Desert Storm.  I received myBachelor's Degree in Industrial Technology Education from Sul Ross StateUniversity and earned my Master's Degree in Educational Leadership fromthe University of Texas at El Paso.

I have been teachingin EPISD schools for 36 years having had the opportunity to teach atGuillen Middle School, Irvin, Burges High Schools, Center for Career andTechnology, Magoffin Middle School and currently at Franklin HighSchool  where I've completed 17 wonderful years, the longest assignmentin my career.  I am certified in T & I Metal Trades and IndustrialTechnology with EPISD and the Texas Education Agency.

Ilook forward to retirement however I plan on leaving with a"bang" assured that I will put forth all my efforts to instill agenuine passion in learning about technology and all that it entailsbefore I exit my journey as an educator!  Feel free to contact me at Franklin High School by calling 236-2200 extension 62290 or email me at

Mr. Francisco J. Morales
Proud Franklin Technology Teacher