School Basics

About Moss Elementary 

Moss Elementary has served the community for almost 30 years after opening its doors in the fall of 1992. The school is named after Mary L. Moss, a beloved classroom teacher, principal and coordinator who served in Mesquite ISD for 30 years.

Today, Moss Elementary is home to approximately 325 students and 56 staff members. Our campus is part of the Agnew Middle School and Mesquite High School feeder pattern.

All day, every day...Moss PRIDE!

Our Feeder Pattern

Our Principal 

Michael Pierotti has more than 17 years of experience in education and has spent his entire career serving the students of Mesquite ISD. Mr. Pierotti received his bachelor’s degree in English and master’s degree in Education from Austin College in Sherman, Texas. 

He began his career by teaching 5th grade and special education at Hodges Elementary and later returned to school to obtain a second master’s degree in Educational Administration from Texas A&M Commerce. Previous experiences include serving as an assistant principal at Rutherford and Cannaday Elementary before being named principal at Moss Elementary.

Campus Administration 

Jennifer Keltner 
Assistant Principal

Sharon Hutcheson

Emilia Perez

Lori Strickland
Campus Nurse

Mayra Mendoza
Campus Counselor


Contact Us

Moss Elementary

1208 New Market Rd
Mesquite, TX 75149

Phone(972) 882-7130

Supply Lists


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.


School Health Advisory Council

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.