• General Information

    Vision Statement: To provide an academic foundation which allows our students to be successful life-long learners.

    Mission Statement: To provide an authentic Montessori education by focusing on educating the whole child academically, socially, and emotionally for all children.


    Core Beliefs:

    • Our main purpose is to improve student academic achievement.

    • Effective instruction makes the most difference in student academic performance.

    • There is no excuse for poor quality instruction.

    • With our help, at risk students will achieve at the same rate as non-at risk students.

    • Staff members must have a commitment to children and a commitment to the pursuit of excellence.



    Quick Facts

    Principal: Tomeka Middleton-Williams

    Assistant Principals: Sherri Fetter, Princess Martinez

    Counselors: Sheila Gunter, Jose Lopez

    Instructional Coaches: Joann Turner

    Office Manager: Cindy Lira

    Grade Levels: PK-8th Grade

    Trustee District and Trustee Name: Justin Henry, District 9

    School Division/Feeder Pattern: Transformation and Innovation/Woodrow Wilson Feeder Pattern

    Executive Director: Executive Director Michele Broughton

    PTA Information: http://matamontessori.com/

    Uniform Information:

    • Top: hunter green, navy blue and/or white
    • Bottoms: solid khaki, navy or black
    • See School Uniform information for more details

    For general district guidelines on dress code: Dallas ISD Student Dress Code Policy

    School Colors: Green and white

    Mascot: Eagles

    Extracurricular Activities Offered:

    • Chess
    • Strings
    • Drama
    • Art Club
    • Robotics
    • Destination Imagination
    • Reflections Art Program

     Mata was established in 1997. The story of our school is ever-changing with the needs of the community we serve, but the “serve” has always remained constant.