Introducing the 2021-2022 Bison Belles
Mrs. Amanda Longoria Perales
Dance Officers 21-22:
Captain: Jacqueline Tenorio
1st Lieutenant: Mia Trigo
Lieutenant: Gloria Sifuentes
Mascot- Esmeralda Porras
Line Members 2021-22
This is Mrs. Amanda Longoria Perales 2nd year at Sunset High School. She couldn’t be more excited to have this opportunity to direct the Bison Belles and Assist with the Bisonettes and Dance Company. Teaching Dance is her passion and she is ready to share her passion and knowledge with the students at Sunset High School.
Mrs. Perales has been involved in the performing arts since the age of 5. She grew up participating in community theatre. She has studied all dance genres including classical ballet, jazz, African dance, Latin aerobics, drill team, musical theatre, world dance, hip hop, and contemporary/modern for over 25 years. She has traveled, taken class, and has learned from top named choreographers in L.A., Houston, and New York.
In high School she participated in Cheerleading her freshman year, Drill Team her sophomore year, and Dance Company her Junior and Senior year. She continued dance and cheer in college at the University of Texas at El Paso. She then transferred to Texas State University to obtain her Bachelors of Fine Arts in Dance Education. During her Senior year at Texas State University Mrs. Perales owned a studio in Wimberley, Tx. She taught ages 5-adult in many genres of dance.
This will be her 10th year in education and 5th year in Dallas ISD.
Mrs. Perales has choreographed several award-winning group dances for national dance & drill team competitions.
Mrs. Perales resides with her husband and 2 children in Midlothian, Tx.