Meet the Principal

Phone: 972-617-4799


Degrees and Certifications:

Allyson Bell

Donald T. Shields Elementary

Mrs. Allyson Bell has been named the new Principal of Shields Elementary for the 2020-2021 school year. After joining the Red Oak Community in 2018 with her husband and two sons, she is excited to join the Red Oak Independent School District. Allyson grew up in Mesquite, and has spent the last 10 years in Mesquite ISD. She currently serves as the Assistant Principal of Range Elementary School, and taught third and fourth grades prior to moving into administration. Mrs. Bell is passionate about serving her community as a school leader and spreading her enthusiasm for teaching through her background in Professional Development. Allyson holds a Bachelor’s Degree from Texas A&M-Commerce and a Master’s Degree in Educational Administration from Lamar University.