Staff Climate Survey
All Staff
(Closes April 2)

Student Climate Survey
Students Grades 5-12
(Closes April 2)

Parent Survey
    (Closes May 29)

Encuesta a los Padres
(se cierra el 29 de mayo)

Destination Imagination Mid-Cities Regional Tournament

Saturday, February 21, 2015

Four DZ teams competed in the daylong challenge-based, problem solving competition at Richland High School in North Richland Hills. 

Out of over 80 Irving teams competing, de Zavala did very well with three teams placing and bringing home medals. 

A big thank you to Diana Morton, Rebecca Walther, and Jillian Attan for supporting the DZ Destination Imagination Teams!

Also a big thanks to the DZ staff who volunteered their time to be tournament appraisers: Janet Calvin, Juile Carr, Marcella Folks, and Melissa Romano.

The complete list of tournament rankings can be found here or at @MidCitiesCreate.



Team White Lightning - Challenge : Feary Tales - 4th Place

Team Destination Penguin - Challenge : The Improv Games - 5th Place

Team Electric Bros - Challenge : Feary Tales - 6th Place

February Teacher of the Month

Yasmin Zambrano


Staffer of the Month 

Lucero Rodriguez


All-City Band

October 25, 2014

Congratulations to: Noelia Gonzalez, Jose Gonzalez, June Hernandez, Clifton Jackson, Mason Kitchens, Oscar Hernandez, Gage Hart, Kevin Ibanez, Jesus Rodriguez, Isaiah Larios

Thank you to our Band Director, Melissa Romano.

Lorenzo DeZavala Middle School has been named to the College Board’s 5th Annual AP® District Honor Roll. The Honor Roll recognizes 547 school districts in the U.S. and Canada that have increased access to AP course work while maintaining or increasing the percentage of students earning scores of 3 or higher on AP Exams. For more information, visit the district website.

Mr. John Andrew Moss

Lorenzo de Zavala Middle School

2014 Teacher of the Year 


In his seventh year at de Zavala Middle School, this Irving ISD alumni is bringing his love of history to the classroom.

A rock star in the community, Mr. Moss also brought his love of music to de Zavala by starting the school’s drum line to enhance school spirit and get the students involved in something positive and constructive after school.

Interested in becoming a DZ Campus Mentor?

Please click on the link below to find out more information.

Irving Invitational

Mock Debate and Recognition

Parents:  If you are interested in setting up a conference with any of your child’s teachers, feel free to email or call them in order to schedule a time. We look forward to hearing from you!