Academic Support

The Academic Support Division directs the ongoing operations of Career and Technical Education, College, Career and Military Readiness, Professional Development, Advanced Academics, State, Federal Programs, and Accountability. The Academic Support team supports all campuses and departments in Duncanville Independent School District to ensure that students are provided with quality programs and services through innovative experiences that prepare students for postsecondary success. 


Advanced Academics & Innovation - Pamela Thomas, Director

The Duncanville ISD Advanced Academics and Innovation Department is committed to ensuring our highest ability learners are challenged to meet their potential by providing appropriate curriculum and equitable learning opportunities that meet their social and emotional needs, interests, and areas of strength.

Career & Technical Education & College, Career, and Military Readiness

The goal of the Duncanville ISD Career & Technical Education/College,Career & Military Readiness Department is to empower students by providing them the rigorous and relevant instruction, along with real-world experiences, that prepares them for college, careers, military service, and participation in the 21st-century workforce.

Professional Development - Jamie Brown, Director 

The Professional Development Department seeks to create a variety of learning opportunities that motivate and inspire our staff to love and excel in the educational profession.

State & Federal Programs and Accountability -Rebecca Rader, Director 

State and Federal Programs helps to ensure each student has the
necessary resources that provide significant opportunities to
achieve academically, socially and emotionally. Families are the
child's first teacher and it is critical to build the bridge where school
and families work together to help each child succeed.

Melanie Lewis
Executive Director of Academic Support

Maria Jimenez
Department Administrative Assistant

Hours of Operation
M-Th 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
F 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Teaching and Learning Center
9240 County View Rd.
Dallas, 75249

phone: 972-708-2000
fax: 972-708-2020