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School History

Dr. E. R. Richter Elementary was named in 1981 after a timeless role model, Dr. Ernest Roland Richter.

Ernest Roland Richter was born on July 31, 1912 in Harlingen, TX.  Ernest Richter graduated from the University of Texas Medical Branch in 1935.  He met Alphene Paden while she was in nursing school, and they later married in 1936.  Dr. Richter practiced medicine in Dayton from 1936 to 1980.  

Contact Information

Dr. E.R. Richter Elementary
90 Cherry Creek Rd
Dayton, Texas 77535

School Hours: 8:15 - 3:55

Phone: 936-258-7126
Fax: 936-257-4179

Campus Administration


Principal – Ashley Hobbs
Assistant Principal - Amber King
Assistant Principal – Jennifer Little
Counselor - Julie Wilner

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