David Church, Principal
David Church has been selected as the new principal of Travis Elementary School. He has served as the teacher specialist at Oak Forest Elementary School for the past three years. At Oak Forest, Church helped lead the school to increased student achievement as the administrator for special education and by working with teachers to strengthen instructional practices. He began his career with HISD in 2002 as a 4th-grade teacher first at Travis Elementary School and then at Oak Forest Elementary School. Church has a bachelor’s degree from Creighton University and master’s degrees from Marquette University and Prairie View A&M University.
Houston ISD and Travis Elementary partner with the Neuhaus Education Center in serving students with dyslexia. Travis was chosen by HISD and Neuhaus to be featured in recognition of our students' learning and the impactful work of our interventionist.