DUMAS – Dumas ISD will unveil two new elementary schools this year and the following.
The first school, Dumas North Elementary, was built with growth in mind and can hold 200 additional students. It has several new safety features, including shatterproof windows and a storm shelter area with reinforced walls and windows with storm shutters. The playgrounds are accessible to all students on campus regardless of age or ability.
Each grade level has its own pod on campus with a collaborative room in the middle and each classroom around it.
Hillcrest and Green Acres Elementary have combined into the new Dumas North Elementary campus, open this year for students.
Dumas South Elementary is currently under construction and set to open in August 2024. It is an exact replica of the North campus. Sunset and Morning Side Elementary will be moved to the South campus next year.