Degrees and Certifications:
Patonia Bell is the new principal at Fairmeadows Elementary School. Ms. Bell most recently was principal of Houston Elementary School in Lancaster. She is familiar with Duncanville ISD – having served in positions including teacher, academic dean of instruction and associate principal at the district from 2003 – 2012. Ms. Bell earned her Bachelor of Arts in English/Secondary Education from the University of Texas Arlington and received her Master’s of Arts in School Counseling from Dallas Baptist University.