The First Tee

of Greater El Paso

Our Mission:  To impact the lives of young people in the Greater El Paso area by providing educational programs that build character, instill life-enhancing values and promote healthy choices through the game of golf.


The First Tee of Greater El Paso

SPRING BREAK CAMP is now closed for registration


Ascarate golf course

10:00 am-12:00 pm GOLF SKILLS ($52.25)

1:00 pm-4:00 pm ON COURSE PLAY ($77.00)

FOR BOTH CLASSES at ascarate ($102.50)


Spring Break Camp Ft. Bliss  March 12-15

9:00 am-12:00 pm Monday thru Thursday

Fee $77.00 for the week

Ft. Bliss Underwood Golf Complex . 6900 Coe ave 79904

Partial and whole scholarships are available

For more information please call our office at (915) 252-6511


Spring Session 2018

March 20-May 14

Home School class-Tuesdays-1:00-2:30 pm (ascarate) fee $50

APril 7-may 12

Wee Ones class-saturdays at ascarate 10:00am-11:00 ages 3-5 limited to the first 16 to register Fee $50

Par class-saturdays 9:00-11:30 at ascarate fee $60.00 for those who have certified for the par level of programming

Birdie/Eagle Class-Saturdays 9:00-12:00 pm at Ascarate-For those who have certified for the Birdie or Eagle Class Fee $65

“Returning” Player Class– Saturdays 12:30-2:00 at Ascarate AND Wednesdays from 4:30-6:00 at Ft. Bliss Golf Complex.  For those who have been to at least 1 session of First Tee classes. Fee $65

Beginner Player Class-Saturdays 2:30-4:00 at Ascarate AND Wednesdays from 4:30-6:00 at Ft. Bliss Golf Complex.  For those who are NEW to the First Tee Program. Fee $65

“Purcell” Special Kids Class-Saturdays 12:30-1:00 at Ascarate.  For those with Special Needs- all ages Fee $30

To register click on the “Register” button above.

For more information please call (915) 252-6511



To register click on the “Register for classes” button below

Nine Core Values

Why is golf different from other sports?

Players learn values like honesty and responsibility by calling penalties on themselves and reporting their own score. By participating in The First Tee, youth are introduced to Nine Core Values which are incorporated throughout the program.

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More than a game

85% of alumni say The First Tee helped them become a better student.

At The First Tee, kids and teens are learning to play golf along with life lessons and leadership skills. And it’s making a difference. Our programs are positively impacting youth, their families and their communities.


Getting started

Who can play?

The First Tee offers group lessons to youth up to age 18 regardless of background or previous experience. Our coaches are trained to make kids feel comfortable and assure they have a positive, non-intimidating experience. All we ask is young people come with an open mind and positive attitude.

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Golfers for Life

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10 FAQs About The First Tee

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Partner Spotlight

Western Refining

The First Tee’s Reach

Our chapter is one of many in The First Tee network. The First Tee is reaching young people in all 50 states and select international locations on golf courses, in elementary schools and through other youth-serving organizations.

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Bowling Family Foundation

Carol J. MacGuire Foundation

Dos Lagos Ladies Golf Association

El Paso Community Foundation (James, Janie and Mark Keating Fund)

El Paso Country Club Tuesday Ladies Golf Association

Hervey Foundation

Richard G. Miller Foundation

Shiloff Family Foundation

The Cardwell Foundation

The Junior League of El Paso

Wilma Moleen Foundation


Carefree Homes

Western Refining

Ohmstede Industrial Services, Inc.

Price’s Creameries



Able Industrial

Altair Strickland Holdings, LLC.

Federal Acceptance Corp.

Jack in the Box


Safway Services, LLC

Total Safety




Cooling Towe Technologies, LLC

Cristy and Emmett Reagan

Hunter Building & Manufacturing, LP


Jacobs Engineering



Southwest Airlines


The Brock Group

Founding Partners

The First Tee Founding Partners

Legacy Partner