School Basics

Ben F. Tisinger Elementary is a Pre-K through Fifth Grade campus serving close to 650 amazing students in the SkeeterNation feeder pattern! 

Our students have the opportunity to participate in many extracurricular clubs like Bookateers, G.L.O.W., Soccer Club, and Chess Club just to name a few. 

Tisinger Tigers are all members of one of our unique “Houses” which helps our learners grow into leaders!

Our Feeder Pattern

Tisinger Principal

A Relf


Amanda Relf

​​​​​​​Principal Secretary

Amanda Relf has spent her entire educational career with Mesquite ISD, and has served in the capacities of classroom teacher, special education teacher, ARD chair, and Assistant Principal before moving into her principalship at Tisinger in 2019. 

Mrs. Relf received her Bachelor’s degree in Interdisciplinary Studies from Texas A&M University-Commerce, and her Master’s degree in Teacher Leadership from Lamar University.  She is currently a Doctoral student in Educational Administration through Texas A&M University-Commerce. 

Mrs. Relf believes that all students deserve an equitable education and is determined to ensure that this is a reality at Tisinger Elementary.

Campus Contacts

Assistant Principal

Angie Campanello



LaQueta Parker

Intervention Counselor

Contact Us

Tisinger Elementary School

1701 Hillcrest St. 
Mesquite, TX  


School Supply List


School Hours

Elementary School Day
7:55 a.m. – 3:05 p.m.

Elementary Early Release
12:25 p.m.

3-year-old Pre-K Morning Session 
7:45 a.m. – 10:55 a.m.

3-year-old Pre-K Afternoon Session
11:55 a.m. – 3:05 p.m.

4-year-old Full Day Pre-K
7:55 a.m. - 3:05 p.m.


Title 1 Information

Parent Right to Know - English

Parent Right to Know - Spanish

A copy of the Campus Improvement Plan is available for review in the school office upon request.