• Quick Facts

    Principal:  Mr. Joseph Sotelo

    Grade levels:
    6 - 8

    Trustee district: District 2, North & Near East Dallas

    Mr. Dustin Marshall

    https://www.dallasisd.org/Page/42505

    School Division/Feeder Pattern:
    Schools Division 3-Hillcrest High School Feeder Pattern

    Executive Director: Dr. Mark Ramirez

    Motto:  Excellence Now!

    Mission:
    -Every student who enters our school is safe
    -Every student who enters our classrooms is challenged
    -Every student who graduates is ready to succeed
     
     
    Vision: 
    Is to cultivate a balanced education for each and every students.
    We strive to be open minded, caring citizens, and world inquirers with intercultural awareness and understanding.
     
    Goal: 
    Is that every student will reflect on their knowledge, effectively communicate ideas, and take informed risks for
    the betterment of society.
     
    Students Core Beliefs:
    -My future success depends on working hard today
    -I have high expectations for myself, my classmates and my school
    -I aim for excellence, even if is difficult  
     
    Dallas ISD 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 the pursuit of excellence 

    Uniform colors

    Top:  6th Grade Light/7th Grade White/8th Grade Black                                                                                                                              
    Bottoms:  Khaki, Black or Navy

    School colors: Red, White, Black

    Mascot: Falcon

    Enrollment: 1,000

    Number of teachers: 81

    Hours/Bell schedule: 8:25 a.m.-3:35 p.m.

    *Bell Schedule under Quicklinks!