• Kindergarten



    Luann Simmons - Kindergarten RP

    Hello, my name is Mrs. Simmons.  I graduated from Baylor University with a Child Development and Family Life Studies degree.  I obtained my teaching certification from Texas Christian University.  Early Childhood is my passion!  I celebrated 26 years of marriage to my husband, Jerry.  My daughter, Whitleigh is a Sophomore at the University of Oklahoma.  I love the color red, reading, and football.



    Alejandra Torres - Kindergarten 2 way(English and Spanish)

    Hello, my name is Mrs. Torres.  I was born in Guanajuato, Mexico and moved to Fort Worth when I was 11 years old.  I received my Bachelor’s degree from Texas Woman University.  I have two kids: Stephanie 7 and Alexander 5.  I love swimming and making puzzles.





    First Grade 

    1st grade  


    Maria Lay-1st grade ESL 

    Hello, my name is Maria Lay.  I have 15 years’ experience in education.  I have taught at DeZavala for 10 years.  I am a TCU graduate. GO FROGS!  I earned a BS in Early Childhood education.  I also have a Master degree as a Reading Specialist. I am married to Justin and we have a 4 year old named Adriana that we completely adore.  I published a poem when I was in second grade!





    Second Grade


     Elia Rodriguez-2nd grade 2 way(Spanish and English)

    Hello, my name is Mrs. Rodriguez.  I have been teaching for many years.  I enjoy working with children.  My favorite foods are tacos and enchiladas with spicy salsa!  I am not creative at all but I do enjoy listening to music and dancing. 


    Hannah Wedel-2nd grade RP

    Hello, my name is Miss Wedel.  I just graduated from UNT.  This is my 2nd year of teaching.  I love to travel, eat good food, and do spontaneous things.  My most favorite place to be is at the beach, with the sand between my toes.  I am not artistic or creative but I like to imaging I am.  I love to sing!



    Ingriz Benitez-1st and 2nd grade (bridge class)