Phone: 972-291-0496 EXT. 5843


Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor's Degree in Early Childhood Education

Mrs. Dania Short

Welcome to our school, I am currently a Bilingual Pre-k Teacher at Highlands Elementary. I have been teaching Pre-k for 22 years. This is my second year at CHISD. I was born and raised in Mexico, where I completed my Bachelor's Degree in Early Childhood. I have lived in Dallas, Tx for over 20 years, the last 7 years in the Arlington area.  Let's make 2022-2023 a GREAT school year working together!

Grade/Subject: Pre-k Dual Language

Years at Cedar Hill: 2

Years in Education: 22

Best way(s) to Contact me: Email me at  or send me a message through Class Dojo app. 

Best time to Contact me: Email me at anytime. Call me during my planning period from 8:30 am to 9:15 am. 

Parents must know: Check your student's take-home folder daily, and  Class Dojo for Events and Activities.