Welcome to Gentry Elementary!

About Gentry Elementary School

Bonnie Gentry began her education career in Mesquite ISD as an elementary teacher. Being named Principal at Tisinger Elementary School in 1958, Bonnie Gentry became the first female Principal of Mesquite ISD, and continued to serve in that role until her retirement in the early 1970s.

Bonnie Gentry is appreciated in Mesquite ISD for her dedicated years of service, and for paving the way for the numerous female leaders that have followed in her footsteps and continue to serve in Mesquite ISD today.