Dupre Elementary School
School nickname: Dolphins
Lubbock, TX 79401
Phone: (806) 766-1688
Principal: Myrna Porras
Feeds: Slaton Junior High School
Excellence Indicator System report.
Dupre Elementary School was built
in 1923. The school looks very traditional from the outside, but very modern facilities
are found inside. Seven classrooms and a library were added to the two-story structure
in 1994. An attached gymnasium provides students with access recreational facilities
without having to go outside during poor weather conditions.
is equipped with at least one computer for students to use for Accelerated Reader
tests. The campus also has a computer lab equipped with 24 computers.
elementary school is implementing the Early Literacy Framework for student in
kindergarten through the second grade, and it has a Reading Recovery program for
first grade students. Students at all grade levels are involved in the Core Knowledge
Dupre's parent teacher association is growing and provides each
parent with opportunities to participate in their child's education. Throughout
the school year several programs are held during parent teacher association evenings.
These include Family Reading Night, Family Math Night, Family Computer Night,
Meet Your Teacher Night and the Mid-Term Parent Conference Dinner. Grade level
programs also are held for parents throughout the year.
Parents are invited
to eat lunch with their children during grade level brown bag lunches and the
school's chuck wagon lunches. The school hosts Dads-n-Donuts, Moms-n-Muffins and
Local Rotarians and Masons have adopted students in the
second, third and fourth grades. Members of the civic clubs read with students
and provide snacks.
Students are recognized during daily announcements, special
assemblies and the school's Dynamite Dolphin Club. Students operate the Dupre
Dolphin Post Office, sing in the choir and play on the school's basketball teams.
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