FAQ - Frequently Asked Questions


What is the dress code for Mockingbird?


  • Dress Code:  Detailed uniform information can also be found on the Mockingbird Elementary Website located here:

    What to wear

    Uniform Examples


What time does the school day begin and end?


  • Please note new school hours for 2022-2023! School will begin at 8:00 am. Students arriving after 8:00 am will be considered tardy and need to pick up a tardy slip from the front office BEFORE going to their classroom.  Pick up on the white top is 3:15 pm.  Please pick up your children in a timely manner as many teachers need to return to their classrooms for clean-up and/or tutoring.


 What school supplies do I need to purchase for my child(ren)?


  • School Supplies:

    PDF downloads of all school supply lists can be found HERE. School supplies can be brought to meet the teacher night

Full School Supply Lists for each grade:

2022-2023 1st Grade - Girl

2022-2023 1st Grade - Bilingual

2022-2023 1st Grade - Boy

2022-2023 2nd Grade - Boy

2022-2023 2nd Grade - Girl

2022-2023 3rd Grade - Boy

2022-2023 3rd Grade - Girl

2022-2023 4th Grade - Boy

2022-2023 4th Grade - Girl

2022-2023 5th Grade - Bilingual

2022-2023 5th Grade

2022-2023 KN - Boy

2022-2023 KN - Girl




Where can I find the Elementary School Lunch Menu? 

Click here for the daily lunch menu provided by DISD.  

Can my student ride the bus to or from Mockingbird? 

Yes!  Any Mockingbird student can ride the bus!  Please click HERE to check out Mockingbird ES bus routes.  For further information or if you have any questions/concerns, please reach out to Student Transportation Service Call Center at (972) 925-4BUS (4287).   


How do I schedule a tour of Mockingbird? 

Guided group tours take place the first Wednesday of each month beginning in September, and continue through May (no summer tours).   No appointment necessary, but please register at the front desk upon arrival.  Tours start at 9:30 a.m.   For more information, please email Kimberly Bocell at KimberlyBocell@steedlawfirm.com.  Specific dates for tours can be found on our Main School Calendar.


Forms you may need to fill out and return to the school:

You may receive a notification from the school saying you need to submit a specific form.  Great news!  We have collected and linked the most common forms missing for students.  Click the link and print.


Health History Form (English)

Health History Form (Spanish)

Vaccine Requirements Grades K-12

Food and Child Nutrition Services Dietary Request

Medication Form

H-72 Epinephrine Form







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