KATY (Covering Katy News) – Katy Independent School District Superintendent Dr. Lance Hindt appointed Kristin Harper as the new principal of Seven Lakes Junior High. Ms. Harper will be replacing Principal Imelda Medrano.
“I am extremely honored that Dr. Hindt has appointed me to be the new principal of Seven Lakes Junior High,” Harper wrote in an email to parents.
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Harper has an extensive level of experience that includes 24 years in education. Her service includes 10 years of teaching, four years as an assistant principal and 10 years as a principal at the elementary level.
“Over the past ten years, I have served as principal of Alexander Elementary and Randolph Elementary in Katy ISD and know the level of excellence that is expected in this premier school district,” Harper told parents.
“I’m honored and excited to begin this new journey with the junior high Spartan family,” Harper said. My goal is to collaborate with all of you to continue the amazing things already happening at SLJH and to maintain the level of academic success while at the same time meeting the social and emotional needs of the student population,” Harper added. “I am passionate about kids and will promise to make every decision based on what is best for the students of Seven Lakes Junior High,” added Harper.
She holds a Bachelor of Science Degree from the University of Wyoming and a Masters of Education from the University of Houston.
Ms. Harper will join the junior high Spartan family on June 4.