About Our School

Pre-K – 5 | Traditional

Colin Powell Elementary is a high performing, traditional school in Grand Prairie ISD. Our faculty, families, and community work together seamlessly to create meaningful and fun learning opportunities for our students.

Mission Statement

Powell Elementary will provide a positive, safe, and secure environment that will empower students to learn while building self-esteem. Students will be afforded the opportunity to experience success and mutual respect which will prepare them to be life-long learners. The Powell community will cooperate to produce responsible individuals who are able to adapt to an ever-changing society.

How to know Powell Elementary is right for your child:

  1. Your child wants to be a part of a tight-knit family with tremendous support.
  2. Your child likes to be academically challenged at high levels through hands-on learning.
  3. Your child loves to work with classmates from diverse backgrounds and experiences.

Unique ways your child can learn and grow here:

  • We understand that all students learn in different ways.
  • Your child will thrive in an environment where teachers promote academic and social growth for all students.
  • Non-traditional opportunities such as: 21st Century Learning Labs, 5th Grade Ballroom Dancing, 5th Grade 4-Day Science Camp, Choir Club, Drum Club, Keyboard Lab, Grade Level Clubs, and much more!