Dove Elementary School

1932 Dove Road
Grapevine, TX 76051

P: (817) 251-5700
F: (817) 481-6730

E: des.info@gcisd.net


Quick Facts

Year Opened: 1972
Grades: K - 5th
Enrollment: 445
Mascot: Dolphins
Principal: Heather Landrum


Hours

First Bell: 7:35 a.m.
Tardy Bell: 7:40 a.m.
School Ends: 2:55 p.m.
Extended Care (KidzU): Begins at 6:30 a.m. / Sites close at 6:30 p.m.
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Personalized Programs

International Baccalaureate - Dove Elementary is an International Baccalaureate (IB) Primary Years Programme Candidate School. These are schools that share a common philosophy-a commitment to a high quality, challenging, international education that Dove believes is important for our learners.


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Accountability

Received the state's highest accountability rating of "Met Standard"


Mission

In a partnership with parents, students, teachers, and community, Dove Elementary provides a safe and supportive environment in which students develop an understanding and respect for self and others. We cultivate learning through encouragement of inquiry and empower students to make a difference in our ever-changing world.


Beliefs

- We believe building positive relationships leads to supportive learning environments.
- We believe students are active participants in their learning.
- We believe engaging students through work that is meaningful to them will encourage inquiry.
- We believe students are effective communicators and take action within their school, community, and the world.

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