Melissa Higginbotham and Dolores Raivzee-Bell

Dolores Raivzee-Bell is the newly elected president of the Dallas ISD Northwest Council of Parent-Teacher Associations that will succeed President Melissa Higginbotham.

The DISD Northwest Council of PTAs oversees all PTAs within the Hillcrest High School, North Dallas High School, Thomas Jefferson High School and W. T. White feeder patterns as well as all magnet, vanguard and Early Childhood PTAs within the same geographic area.

50 local-unit Dallas ISD PTAs and more than 5,000 members are supported by the DISD Northwest Council of PTAs. The council serves to strengthen local PTAs, support new PTAs, develop leadership potential, promote PTA membership and serve the community and its children. The council also serves as a liaison between the local, area, State, and National PTAs, as well as with the school administration and the general public.

Visit the council website to learn how to get involved with current programs and projects, including leadership training, officer and chairman Training, Reflections and Texas PTA Programs, local PTA program recognition, legislative action and community issues.

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