Welcome, !Monday, October 23, 2017Name: George L. GarciaPhone: 817.547.1600 X1616Conference Time:call to set up an appointmentSchedule: Monday through Friday 8:30 to 4:30I am very excited to be serving for a fifth year as assistant principal at David E. Smith (DES) Elementary school assisting Ms. Martin, the DES staff, students, and community of families. DES is blessed with a wonderful staff of highly skilled teachers who love to teach and care for the students that attend our campus. I look forward to a great year as we work together to ensure that our students are performing at their highest potential. We want our school to be a safe and warm environment so that the students feel welcome and are able to do their best. I look forward to meeting each of you as opportunity provides; so, please feel free to introduce yourself as you see me in the mornings greeting the students. If you should have any questions or concerns please do not hesitate to call me to set up an appointment at the phone number listed above.Historical Bio:
This is Mr. Garcia's fifth year as assistant principal at David E. Smith Elementary. During previous years he served as an assistant principal at Richland Middle School for two years and split his time between both David E Smith and WT Francisco elementary for the other two years. Prior to that he served as a fifth grade bilingual teacher at Jack C. Binion Elementary. Before working for BISD he taught middle school, sixth and seventh grade math and science, for two years and he taught elementary school, 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade (ESL & GT), for 6 years.
Mr. Garcia has earned a Bachelor’s degree in physics and a Master’s degree in educational administration. He possesses a Texas Principal Certification, a bilingual/regular education teaching credential in math, science and generalists categories. Additionally, he worked as a master teacher and has been listed in “Who’s Who” among America’s Teachers.
Previously, Mr. Garcia served as an associate pastor and worked as a project scientist for an environmental consulting firm. He has been married twenty nine years to Michele Garcia, a musician, song writer and photographer.