• 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 25 years of marriage to my husband, Jerry.  My daughter, Whitleigh is a freshman 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.



    Ali Sajedi-Kindergarten RP

    Hello, my name is Mr. Sajedi.  I love reading, going for walks, gardening and just being outdoors.  I attended school in three different continents.  I love teaching Early Childhood. I believe every great journey begins with the first step.




    First Grade 

    1st grade Team


    Maria Lay-1st grade

    Hello, my name is Maria Lay.  I have 14 years’ experience in education.  I have taught at DeZavala for 9 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 3 year old named Adriana that we completely adore.  I published a poem when I was in second grade!



    Maudeste Wilson-1st grade  RP

    Hello, my name is Ms. Wilson.  I am a graduate of TCU, Jackson State University and Virginia State University.  I have a brother, sister, nephew, niece and a grand-nephew.  My favorite subjects are Literature and Creative Writing.   My favorite color is “peachy pink”!



    Luis Berzoza-1st grade-2 way(Spanish and English)

    Hello, my name is Luis Berzoza and I am from Fort Worth.  I went to college at UNT.  This will be my fifth year teaching.  I have taught Kindergarten, first, and third grade.  I love teaching Early Childhood.  I am a Texas Rangers Fan!




    Second Grade

    2nd 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 first 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!