• Arturo Salazar Elementary School

    Launched school-wide implementation in 2019-2020
    Quick Facts:

    Principal: Maria Castillo, mariarodriguez7@dallasisd.org
    Assistant Principal: Melissa Clay, mclay@dallasisd.org

    What We Do:
    Our vision is for students to be Innovative lifelong learners who lead in the global community.

    How We Do It:

    At Salazar our mission is to ensure an engaging, rigorous, and personalized learning environment that embraces the unique strengths and interests of all scholars and empowers them to graduate college & career strong.

    Core Values:

    • Curiosity
    • Creativity 
    • Empathy 
    • Grit
    Key Components of Our Personalized Learning Model:
    • Blended Learning station rotation model
    • Differentiated Learning Pathways
    • Social-Emotional Learning including daily morning meetings using the Responsive  Classroom model
    • Flexible learning spaces and seating
    • Extracurriculars including Robotics, UIL, and Destination Imagine, Girl Scouts & Boy Scouts

    Proudest Accomplishments:

    • Recognized as Breakthrough for the 2018-2019 School Performance Framework Rating
    • TEA Closing the Gaps 100% in 2018-2019
    • TEA School Progress 90% in 2018-2019
    • Teacher retention rate in 2018-2019 increase to 86%