HeartS that care
hands that serve
minds that think

Due to school closures, students will access online curriculum / instruction using distance learning.  Click HERE to access our webpage regarding DISTANCE LEARNING.

If you need teacher assistance, please feel free to email us.  A list of emails is HERE.

If you have general questions, please email our front office staff and they will direct your email to the correct staff member, if needed.
Mrs. Salinas
Mrs. Barreiro


Nurse Lara would like to share 2 resources for you and your family. If you have any questions, please email her at

Germ Smart Kids - How To Wash Your Hands

How to Explain COVID-19 Social Distancing to Kids - YouTube


 Dr. Dixie Melillo Middle School is a 5th and 6th grade campus that serves the students from the following elementary schools: All of Frazier Elementary school and a portion of Moore, Southbelt, and Stuchbery Elementary schools. Melillo MS, home of the Mustangs, first opened its doors in August of 2008.

Melillo MS is proud of our academic achievements in regards to state accountability. We hope to continue to improve each year. To view Melillo's State and Federal report cards for previous academic school years, please view the link under Quick Links on the right side of this page.

Our school office hours are from 8:00am - 4:30pm. Students have classes from 8:40am - 4:00pm.

Melillo school policies and procedures are posted under the Parent links. Please review these items. Also, scroll down to view our Announcements, Recent News and our Events Calendar to the right. We look forward to another successful school year at Melillo MS.

If you have any questions, please contact us at 713-740-5260 or via email.

"Hearts That Care. Hands That Serve. Minds That Think."


Are you preparing for the 2019-2020 School Year?  Check out these items:

Starting Monday, March 23rd, students will access online curriculum / instruction using distance learning.  Click HERE to access our webpage regarding DISTANCE LEARNING.

1.  2019-2020 Melillo MS School Supply List (posted 05/30/19) (SPANISH) 
** Please note that students who are in the Connect Program have a
separate supply list that is also locate in the link

2019-2020 Melillo MS Dress Code (posted 05/30/19) (SPANISH)
** Please note that athletic pants and shorts are not allowed. **

3.  2019 - 2020 PISD Student Code of Conduct (SPANISH) (08/05/2019)

2019-2020 Bus Route for Melillo MS  (revised 08/18/2019)
** You can use the ONLINE site to find out the specific bus stop assigned for your home address by clicking HERE.

5.  Welcome Back to School Letter to Parents (SPANISH)  (posted 08/08/2019)

6.  2019 - 2020  School Calendar (A / B Days marked)  (posted 08/08/2019)
** Please remember that 5th Grade students have Fine Arts on
"A Days" and PE on "B Days" / 6th Grade students have PE on "A Days"
and Fine Arts on "B Days".

7.  First Day of School Assembly PowerPoint (posted 08/19/19) / Spring Assembly (posted 01/08/2020)
** This is the PointPoint that was shown to students at our first assembly to emphasize the main procedures & policies at Melillo MS. **  The Spring Assembly highlights our focus for the remainder of the school year **

8.  Pay for the Computer Insurance Fee by clicking HERE.  Please have print a copy of the receipt and return it along with the contract.  We will be collecting CASH or MONEY ORDER payments from Aug 28-30 in the morning from 8-8:30 in the cafeteria.  Starting Sept 3rd, payments should be made in the front office.  A letter was sent home on August 27th.  Click here to see the letter.  If you need another contract, you can download it by click HERE.

9.  PISD Parent Engagement Survey
To better serve our families, we are asking for parents to share their opinions in a parent engagement survey. Parents are asked to complete a separate survey for each campus where you have children enrolled in Pasadena ISD.  Responses are anonymous.Thank you for your participation and support of Pasadena ISD!  Click here for the English Survey (En Español)

10.  Online Registration Instructions
This year, Pasadena ISD is requiring that all parents complete the online registration process for their students.  
Please use the following attachments to complete the Online Registration process. These instructions can also be found on the Pasadena ISD website under the Enrollment section.  Thank you for completing the online registration process as soon as possible. Please call us if you are needing assistance or have any questions.  ENGLISH INSTRUCTIONS / SPANISH

About Us


​Diane Wheeler

​Chris Bui
Assistant Principal

Jennifer Sauceda
Assistant Principal

Jacqueline Carmona

Lilliana Monita

Guidelines for Success

Our Mission Statement

Dr. Dixie Melillo Middle School will be a safe, comfortable, and inviting environment where the students, faculty, and parents work together to create an exemplary learning community which, through the characteristics of respect and responsibility, develops life-long
learners with hearts that care, hands that serve, and minds that think.