Welcome to Head Start Pre-K!

Phone: Dobbs Elementary: (972) 771-5232


Degrees and Certifications:

Generalist Grades EC-6 English as a Second Language Generalist Grades EC-6 Special Education Grades EC-12

Mrs. Shannon Pitalua

Shannon Pitalua is a Head Start Pre- K teacher at Howard Dobbs Elementary. For the last seven years, she has taught early childhood education at various campuses.  Below is a list of her teaching experience:

  • Kindergarten 2013-2014
  • 1st Grade 2014-2018
  • 2nd Grade 2018-2019
  • Head Start Pre-K 2019- Present

 I am exited to be a partner in helping your child grow and learn this upcoming year! 


Head Start is a Federal program that promotes the school readiness of children from birth to age five by enhancing their cognitive, social, and emotional development.