Dealey Dragon Update

September 17, 2021

Updates and Information


Please see list of updates from SBDM SBDM Principal’s Report

North Texas Giving Day

September 23 is North Texas Giving Day. Please log onto to make a donation to Dealey PTA.

Office of Community Engagement

Please complete this survey to give feedback to the district about community engagement.

Family and Community Engagement Survey for the District

Instructional Expectations for quarantined students

The district has published expectations for providing instruction for students in quarantine. Please review this document.

Hispanic Heritage Month Programming

The district is offering programming for Hispanic Heritage Month from September 15 to October 15. Please see this document for more information.

Need Help?

Please follow this link to see who to call for what

Important Dates

All Staff Dates (Dealey Dragons) are here

All Community Dates (George Bannerman Dealey) are here

September 23 If you haven't scheduled your donation, hop onto to make yours

Oct 7 Last day of grading period

Oct 9 Fair Day

Oct 15 Staff Development Day

Oct 18 Parent Conferences

Shout Outs!

If you would like to send some love to a staff member, please complete this form.

Ms. Olivero, Ms. Emery, and Ms. Chandler for going above and beyond

Ms. Ventura, Mr. Cherryholmes, Dr. Schmidt, and Mr. Davidson for flexibility and strength

Nurse Dunlap for problem solving and knowing next steps

Ms. Wekewa for being proactive and solutions oriented

Ms. Brashear for an amazing first week.

From our community:

Me. Bell has made my sons first year at Dealey such an enriching and positive experience. He loves Dealey and loves your class! Syreeta Pritchett (David’s Mom)

Ms. Medrano and Coach Elliott took over my responsibilities as safety coordinator while I was out. Thank you for attending trainings and leading a fire drill. Caitlin Knoll

Ms. Simmons, last year, and Ms. Chandler, this year, have been total rockstars taking on so many duties as it relates to testing. It is so much to keep track of, but you have done a phenomenal job managing it on top of all your other responsibilities. Thank you for attending trainings and being the campus point person for testing.. Ms. Knoll

Ms. Moschioni and Ms. Colon LPAC and LPT testing has presented its challenges so far this year. You have shown so much patience, grit, and flexibility through the process. Thank you. Ms. Knoll

Nurse Dunlap-You are our superhero. You probably never thought you would work through a pandemic-- it certainly changes the nature of this job. Know that as you navigate the challenges you are doing a phenomenal job! I brag about you everyday because you are working so hard to keep our students and staff safe and healthy. Your work is so hard and so important. Thank you for all you do. Ms. Knoll

Ms. Wing You are managing a school without an AP (me) with so much grace and resilience. I appreciate you giving me the space to soak up the moments with my girls all while managing the end of one year and start of another. Ms. Knoll

Ms. Davila helps to develop the whole child by helping with the gardens, camp Grady Spruce...Ying Li

Ms. Russell encourages and motivates all students to appreciate, learn and master music through orchestra Ying Li

Ms. Aponte is doing a great job of documenting and sharing with parents all the exciting activities happening in the classroom. It means a lot to us as parents to have visuals of how engaged our children are at school. Thank you. Dayanna & Raj Shetty

Ms. Bell has gone above and beyond to help my daughter while she has been injured and recovering from surgery. She has provided so much support and encouragement to her. We are very lucky. Sonya Hebert

Ms. Winners has made a difficult situation so much easier. When I learned that my daughter might miss school due to a newly diagnosed condition and upcoming surgery, Ms. Winners made it so easy for our family to get the support we need to get through this trying time. She is the best! Sonya Hebert

Nurse Dunlap has been so helpful to my daughter leading up to and recovering from surgery. She has supported her and helped her through this hard time. She has checked in on her even on the weekends. I so appreciate her care and dedication to the students. Sonya Hebert

Ms. Akinyemi makes my daughter excited about going to school, and she is always so bright and positive. I feel lucky that Charlotte is going to spend her 1-3 years with such a gifted educator.Wood Family

Ms. Russell handled a sticky situation with a broken violin so brilliantly, and now my daughter is not scared of her instrument anymore. All of our kiddos are lucky to have such a kind and gifted Orchestra teacher! Ms. Wood

Me. Winners and Ms. Brown went above and beyond to address a concern. Parent

Ms. Medrano helped with more things than I can cite: requesting bus stops, sending messages to student, coordinating supplies pick up during the past 1.5 years, answering all sorts of questions like which teacher will lead my child's class...Ying Li

We don't have to agree on anything to be kind to each other!