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Mondays are college shirt days. All students are encouraged to wear a shirt that represents their favorite college!

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Only clear or mesh backpacks will be allowed for all DISD Pre-K through 12th grade students.

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School Supply Drop Off  Pick up Car Rider Tags & Teacher Tags for Backpacks

October 23rd in front of the school from 10:00 – 2:00

  • Drive through the car rider line in the front of the school.
  • Staff will be there to collect school supplies. It will be helpful if you have all supplies in a bag so we can label it with your child’s name and deliver it to their teacher’s classroom.
  • We will give you a wristband with your child’s name, teacher name and grade level.  We ask that you attach the wristband to your child’s backpack.  This will help us get your child to the correct class the first few days of school.
  • You will not be allowed to walk your child to class. 
  • If your child will be a bus rider, you can come to the front office and fill out the Bus Rider Request Form or go to our Dayton website and register online.  Bus Rider Request Form (If you want your child to start riding the bus on October 26th, please make sure you register no later than October 21st.) 
  • We will have a station for you to pick up your Car Rider Tags if your child will be a car rider in the afternoon. 
  • You will also be able to return any chrome books that you checked out. 
  • If you picked up a reading workbook at the beginning of school, please return it with your child.  They will need it in class.
  • You will receive a Parent Packet with important and helpful information. 
  • It will be Red Ribbon Week when your child returns to school.  Please refer to the flyer in your parent packet for dress up days.

We look forward to your child starting back on October 26th!


Dejada de los útiles escolares  Recogida de los carteles para los carros  y las etiquetas para las mochilas

 23 de octubre  Frente a la escuela   10:00 – 2:00


  • Entren por la entrada de carros al frente de la escuela.
  • Habrá miembros del personal allí para recoger los útiles. Es útil para nosotros si tienen todos los útiles en una bolsa de manera de que nosotros podamos etiquetarla con el nombre de su representado y llevársela a su salón.
  • Les daremos una pulsera con el nombre de su representado, el nombre de su maestro y su grado. Por favor coloquen esta pulsera en la mochila de su niño(a). Esto nos permitirá ayudar a su niño(a) a ir al salón correcto los primeros días.
  • No se les permitirá caminar con su niño(a) a su clase.  
  • Si su niño(a) irá en autobús, pueden pasar por la oficina y llenar el formulario de transporte o ir a la página electrónica del distrito e inscribirse en línea.  Bus Rider Request Form (Formulario para ir en autobús) (Si ustedes desean que su representado empiece a tomar el autobús el 26 de octubre, asegúrense de inscribirlo a más tardar el 21 de octubre).
  • También podrás devolver cualquier libro en cromo que hayas traído.
  • Tendremos una estación para recoger los carteles del carro si su representado va a ir en carro por las tardes.
  • También recibirán un paquete para padres con información importante y útil.
  • La semana que su niño(a) regresa a clases será la semana de la cinta roja. Por favor revisn el volante en el paquete para padres con información sobre la vestimenta de cada día.

Esperamos con ansias a su hijo a partir del 26 de octubre

We look forward to a year filled with meaningful learning and fun.
Our staff is ready to teach your children and help them to become
proud and independent learners.



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The mission of Dayton Independent School District is to educate all students to the maximum extent of their abilities and to challenge them to excel in a changing world. The fundamental purpose of Dayton Independent School District is to develop in all students the essential academic skills and knowledge of which to build lifetime learning. All students are taught a core curriculum of English Language Arts, Mathematics, Science, Social Studies, Fine Arts, Health, Physical Education and Technological Literacy. All students will be expected to acquire a knowledge of citizenship and economic responsibilities and an appreciation of all common American heritage including its multicultural richness. Dayton Independent School District will strive to provide an educational system that maintains accountability for demonstrated results and will work towards continuous improvement.

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Stephen F. Austin Elementary
701 West Houston St.
Dayton, Texas 77535

School Hours: 8:15 - 3:55

Phone: 936-258-2535
Fax: 936-257-4138

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