DAEP Orientation Information

  • DAEP Dress Code - students must adhere to the dress code while attending DAEP.

    DAEP orientation will be held for parents AND students each weekday afternoon at 2:30 p.m. Students and parents arriving for orientation should come to the front office on West Connally Street between 2:20 & 2:30 p.m. to check in and be escorted to the stage. Both the student and a parent/guardian must attend the orientation. Students arriving late to orientation will not be admitted and will have to return the next day to attend orientation. Orientation is approximately 25-30 minutes long depending upon questions. 

    The DAEP location is 1501 West Connally Street, Tyler, TX 75701. This is the old Peete Elementary School building. If you have any questions, please contact the campus at 903.262.3140. Need Directions?


  • The mission of the Discipline Alternative Education Program (DAEP) is to create a positive, nurturing, and structured environment that will foster the development of appropriate social behavior, values and academic success. We will achieve our mission by building positive relationships through ongoing communication with students, families, Tyler ISD schools and the community.  

    To maintain a comprehensive program that facilitate the learning of every student assigned to our campus. 

    As a team, we will teach self-discipline while encompassing academic excellence. 


    • To provide the tools for successful academic and behavioral performance. 
    • To implement a process where by students will develop transitional goals.

Contact Info

  • 1501 West Connally Street
        Tyler, TX 75701

    Mitch Rhodes
    Coordinator of DAEP, High School/JAC

    Crystal Clark
    Coordinator of DAEP, Middles School/Elementary

    Arnita Allen 
    Administrative Assistant
    903.262.3078 fax 

    Marguritte Leonard