Matthew Garcia



Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelors: Dallas Baptist University Masters: Dallas Baptist University Certification: Physical Education EC-12 Health Education EC-12 Generalist 4-8

Matthew Garcia


Mr. Garcia is currently in his fourth year as the Smith Elementary Physical Education Teacher.  He is a 2004 Duncanville High School Alumni.

Mr. Garcia previously served at A+ Academy from 2012-2015 as a Science/Health Education Teacher, Physical Education Teacher, and Jr. High/High School Athletic Coach.  He earned his Bachelor of Science from Dallas Baptist University and is pursuing his Master of Education from Dallas Baptist University.  He holds certificates in physical education and health education.

“Since I’ve been at Smith Elementary, I’ve learned that every student has great potential academically, and physically.  It’s an honor and a great responsibility to work with children.  My hope is that my class creates a solid foundation that encourages each student to embrace physical activity as part of a healthy lifestyle." 

Amazon Teacher Wish List:

  • Whole Kids Club