Robert E. Lee Elementary

Dallas ISD Trustees Unanimous on Name Changes, Racial Equity Resolution

By Bethany Erickson / December 15, 2017 / 0 Comments

Shortly after the Dallas ISD board of trustees voted unanimously to approve a resolution that many feel is one of the first steps toward healing the animosity some still feel even decades after Dallas ISD finally desegregated under judicial oversight in 1967, they took the tangible step of renaming three schools currently bearing the names […]

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Absolutely Edible Storybook Tudor in Greenland Hills

By Joanna England / October 20, 2017 / 1 Comment

Just like the impulse to nibble on a baby’s cheeks, I feel an uncontrollable urge to take a bite out of this adorable Greenland Hills Tudor. With the adorable roofline, arched stained-glass windows, scalloped awning, and precious pea green front door, how could you not love this brick and stone classic cottage at 5206 Merrimac?

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Dallas ISD Board Votes To Scrap Names of Confederate Leaders From Schools

By Bethany Erickson / September 29, 2017 / 1 Comment
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The discussion was at times contentious, but overall, Dallas Independent School District trustees were unified in their desire to change the names of four schools currently named for Confederate leaders. The board voted unanimously to require schools named after Albert Sidney Johnson, Robert E. Lee, Thomas “Stonewall” Jackson and William L. Cabell to change their […]

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Quintessential East Dallas Tudor Is an Instant Classic With Income Potential

By Joanna England / September 15, 2017 / 0 Comments

Lakewood Heights is one of my very favorite neighborhoods for two reasons: One is that there is block after block of adorable cottages in a wonderful palette of classic colors; and the second is that the neighborhood is just close enough to Greenville Avenue and Downtown to be accessible, but the streets are narrow and […]

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Belmont Addition Cottage is So Cute You Could Eat it Right Up

By Joanna England / July 21, 2017 / 0 Comments

There’s finally a name for it: “cute aggression.” It’s that feeling you get when you see a baby, a kitten or puppy — or in my case, an adorable house — that makes you want to take a little love bite out of it.  That’s exactly the feeling I got when I first saw 5918 […]

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Location is Everything For This Delmar Heights Home

By Joanna England / October 2, 2015 / 0 Comments

Amid its red brick neighbors, this striking stone-clad home at 5830 Goodwin is not only sure to catch glances, but its location can’t be beat. Not only is it right across from Robert E. Lee Elementary School — a Dallas ISD campus that is experiencing an amazing resurgence, but it’s in Delmar Heights. What, you’re […]

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