Principal Manuel is a dedicated principal with 21 years of experience in education. She has held key roles such as Lead Teacher, Teacher Specialist, and Dean of Students and Principal, contributing significantly to academic excellence. Principal Manuel expertise has positively impacted schools like Foerster Elementary and Lawson Middle School, elevating them from Improvement Required status.
    Recently leading Thompson Elementary School, her campus was recognized as a Superintendent’s Future Focus school for its excellence. Principal Manuel has a Bachelor of Science in Education from Wiley College, a Master of Education from Jones International University, and principal certification from Lamar University, she excels in school transformation.

    Erica Brame-Manuel, M.Ed.
    Principal, Cullen Middle School
    713.746.8180 ebrame@houstonisd.org