Mr. Stapleton, Principal

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Mr. Stapleton, Principal

As an innovative leader, Steven Stapleton joined the Furr High School team in 2018 with the experience and commitment necessary to create a culture that places student engagement as its number one priority.  He brings to the campus a diverse background in educational leadership, having served as a teacher, teacher leader, campus administrator, and district leader.

Mr. Stapleton is very familiar with what it takes to create a true learning organization that values student, parent, community, and teacher voice.  He has experienced firsthand the impact educators have on the lives of students when they identify student needs and design learning experiences to prepare students for a globally connected world.  Prior to Furr High School, Mr. Stapleton served as the principal at McReynolds Middle School in Houston ISD, where he transformed a multi-year improvement required campus to meeting state standard in just one year.  In three short years, this campus met 6 out of the 7 state distinction designations.

Mr. Stapleton graduated from the University of Texas at Austin where he was part of the nationally recognized UTeach program.  He earned his master’s degree from Lamar University and is currently pursuing a doctoral degree in the Educational Leadership program at Texas A&M University in College Station.  Mr. Stapleton has been a science teacher, high school department head, district technology curriculum specialist, junior high assistant principal, and Director of Professional Learning and Innovative Teaching.  Previous districts served include Madisonville CISD, Dickinson ISD, and Alvin ISD.

Mr. Brian K. Roberson II

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Mr. Brian K. Roberson II

Title: Associate Principal

Brian Roberson comes to Furr High School as a seasoned educator. Mr. Roberson previously served as an administrator at Navarro Middle School in Houston ISD, and Eisenhower 9th Grade Center in Aldine ISD. Before becoming an administrator, Mr. Roberson served as a high school Special Education teacher and coach in Cypress-Fairbanks ISD and Spring ISD.

 

Ms. Alejandra Ortega

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Ms. Alejandra Ortega

Title: Assistant Principal - 10th Grade

Prior to Furr High School, Alejandra served as 8th-grade math & Algebra I teacher, math department chair, campus induction coordinator/New Teacher Academy lead, and design team member at McReynolds Middle School in Houston ISD.

Mrs. Lauren Ward

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Mrs. Lauren Ward

Title: Assistant Principal - 11th Grade

Prior to becoming an AP at Furr HS, Lauren was a Multilingual specialist in HISD. She taught in a neighboring district for over a decade in the areas of English Language Arts, English as a Second Language, Speech, and Reading Intervention. 
 
Ms. Zazalleesha Swanson

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Ms. Zazalleesha Swanson

Title: Assistant Principal - 12th Grade

Ms. Shalonda Jones

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Ms. Shalonda Jones

Title: Counselor - 12th Grade

Mr. David Salazar

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Mr. David Salazar

Title: CTE/Magnet Coordinator & Instructional Specialist

Ms. Kimberly Allen

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Ms. Kimberly Allen

Title: Registrar

Ms. Shontell Doyle

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Ms. Shontell Doyle

Title: School Business Manager