• Name: Cara M. Grossman – Physical Education Teacher and Student Council Sponsor
    Email: cgrossma@houstonisd.org
    Education: Master of Education in Elementary Education from Stephen F. Austin State University (2003), Bachelor of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies from Stephen F. Austin State University (2001)
    Certifications: Elementary English (1-8), Elementary Self-contained (1-8), Physical Education (EC-12), Elementary Physical Education (1-8), Elementary Reading (1-8), Generic Special Education (PK-12)
    Professional Experiences: Red Elementary School (2003–present)
    Hobbies - Interests: dogs, reading, scrapbooking, traveling, cooking
     
    Name: Elaine Haufler – School Nurse
    Email: elaine.eaveshaufler@houstonisd.org
    Education: Master of Science in Nursing Administration and Leadership from Virginia Commonwealth University (2017), Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Texas Woman's University (2012), Bachelor of Science in Administration of Justice and Public Safety from Virginia Commonwealth (2010)
    Certifications: RN, BSN, MSN, ACLS certified and BLS certified
    Professional Experiences: Red Elementary School (2021–present), Condit Elementary School (2020-2021), Piney Point Elementary School (2019-2020), Richmond, Virginia Public School System (2010-2017)
    Hobbies - Interests: playing the piano, walking/running, traveling, cooking.
     
    Name: Kitty Jacklitsch – Library Specialist
    Email: kathryn.jacklitsch@houstonisd.org
    Education: Master of Library Science from Sam Houston State University (2011), Bachelor of Arts in Education from University of Texas at Austin (1995)
    Certifications: History (8-12), Librarian (EC-12), Reading (4-8)
    Professional Experiences: Red Elementary School (2017-present), Westchester Academy for International Studies (2009-2011)
    Hobbies - Interests: animals, gaming, reading
     
    Joel MitchellName: Joel Mitchell – Teacher/Campus Technologist
    Email: joel.mitchell@houstonisd.org
    Education: Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction from Grand Canyon University (2011), Bachelor of Arts in Education from Concordia University (1995)
    Certifications: Secondary Social Studies Composite (6-12), Technology Applications (EC-12)
    Professional Experiences: Red Elementary School (2017-present), Pilgrim Lutheran School (1996-2017), Calvary Lutheran School (1995-1996)
    Hobbies - Interests: gaming, traveling, all things superheroes
     
     
     

    Lauren Moorefield

    Name: Lauren Moorefield – Drama Specialist
    Email: lmoorefi@houstonisd.org
    Education: Master of Education from Austin College (2002), Bachelor of Arts in English from Austin College (2000)
    Certifications: Generalist (1-8), English (1-8), English as Second Language (EC-6), Theater Arts (K-12)
    Professional Experiences: Red Elementary School (2014-2017, 2021-present), McNamara Elementary School (2017-2021), Garden Villas Elementary School (2008-2014), St. Luke's Parish Dayschool (2004-2008)
    Hobbies - Interests: gaming, vintage toys, sewing, television & movies
     
    Name: Molly Mosley – Science Specialist
    Email: molly.mosley@houstonisd.org
    Education: Master of Science in Geology from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (2012), Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (2011)
    Certifications: Generalist (EC-6)
    Professional Experiences: Red Elementary School (2019 - present), Harmony School of Innovation in Carrolton, TX (2016-2019), Arcadis Environmental Consulting
    Hobbies - Interests: hiking, reading, playing with her dogs, knitting, cooking & baking
     
    Name: Laura Sandling – Dyslexia Interventionist/Title I contact
    Email: laura.sandling@houstonisd.org
    Education: Master of Education from University of Houston (2019), Bachelor of Arts in Communications from Trinity University (2013), Alternate Certification Program from Teach for America (2013)
    Certifications: Generalist (EC-6), Reading Specialist (K-12), English as Second Language (K-12)
    Professional Experiences: Red Elementary School (2016-present), KIPP Charter School (2015-2016), Myrtle Hall IV Elementary in Clarksdale, Mississippi (2013-2015)
    Hobbies - Interests: reading, baking, DIY projects, watching musicals and television
     
    Name: Sydney Washington – Math Specialist
    Email: sydney.holtwashington@houstonisd.org
    Education: Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology from Prairie View A&M University (2019)  
    Certifications: Generalist (EC-6)
    Professional Experiences: Red Elementary School (2023–present), Highland Heights Elementary School (2023), KIPP Prime (2021-2023)
    Hobbies - Interests: sports, video games
     
     

                                     

    Name: Joel Mitchell – Campus Technologist

    Email: joel.mitchell@houstonisd.org

    Education: Master of Education from Grand Canyon University (2011), Bachelor of Science from Concordia University (1995)

    Certifications: Secondary Social Studies Composite (6-12), Technology Applications (EC-12)

    Professional Experiences: Red Elementary (2017-present), Pilgrim Lutheran School (1996-2017), Calvary Lutheran School (1995-1996)

    Hobbies - Interests: gaming, traveling, all things superheroes

    Joel Mitchell