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Tays Junior High

​​​​​​​Staff Directory

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Administration

Dr. Kris Mitzner
Principal
281.234.2400
Tara Haworth
Student Support/Administrative Assistant Principal
281.234.2378
Tiffany Young
8th Grade Assistant Principal
281.234.2397
Brent Grelle
7th Grade Assistant Principal
281.234.2397
Dr. Jason Levin
6th Grade Assistant Principal
281.234.2397

Administrative Office Staff

Kathryn Fix
Administrative Assistant to Dr. Mitzner
281.234.2406
Ginny Beeson
Assistant Principal Administrative Assistant
281.234.2397
Susan Brashier
Receptionist
281.234.2432
Mercedes Fonseca Chavez
ADA Clerk
281.234.2413
Bianca McBride
Textbook Clerk / 6th Assistant Principal Secretary
281.234.2378
Cindy Rudder
Financial Clerk
281.234.2399

Clinic

Lisa Shurter
Nurse
281.234.2414
Karen Briones
Clinic Aide
281.234.2368

Instructional Support Staff

Dori Pruzan
Library Media Specialist
281.234.2450
Claire Coyle
Library Aide
281.234.2430
Rebecca Barrett
ELA Instructional Coach
281.234.2429
Jamie Callaway
Social Studies Instructional Coach
281.234.0930
Courtney Lewis
Science Instructional Coach
281.234.2452
Ashley E Williams
Math Instructional Coach
281.234.2409
Kathryn Feagins
LSSP
281.237.9780
Christine Lucio
Diagnostician
281.234.2383
Anela Williams
GT Facilitator
281.237.0658
Deedy Miller
Speech Pathologist
281.234.2367

Counselors

Sheri L Dennison
6th Grade Counselor
281.234.2392
Susie Loyd
7th Grade Counselor
281.234.2412
Amanda Robinson
8th Grade Counselor
281.234.2411
Jane Taylor-Kaffka
Registrar / Counselor's Administrative Assistant
281.234.2499
Dana Ratliff
Campus Testing Coordinator
281.234.2463

Language Arts

Bill Westbrook
6th Grade ELA
281.234.2446
Tiffany Wojcicki
6th Grade ELA
281.234.2379
Michaela Cowan
6th Grade ELA / Cheerleading Sponsor
281.234.2421
Jackie Curtis
6th Grade ELA
281.234.2382
Cassie Gonce
6th Grade ELA
281.234.2447
Kristal Parrish
6th Grade ELA
281.234.2325
Kate Shulte
6th Grade ELA
Sarah Spjut
6th Grade ELA
281.234.2482
Heidi Bruce
7th Grade ELA/Publications
281.234.2448
Christy Davis
7th Grade ELA
281.234.2442
Juliette Howard
7th Grade ELA
281.234.2464
Jessica Johasky
7th Grade ELA
281.234.2398
Brittney McCashland
7th Grade ELA
281.234.2498
Theresa Milkowski
7th Grade ELA /Strategic Reading
281.234.9891
Bria Morris
7th Grade ELA
281.234.2442
Megan Ferrero
8th Grade ELA
281.234.2328
Amy Suhrer
8th Grade ELA
281.234.2474
Emily Varvel
8th Grade ELA
281.234.2467
Elizabeth Walls
8th Grade ELA / 7th Grade ELA / Department Chair
281.234.9895
Jessica Rowan
7th & 8th Grade ESL
281.234.2307
Jennifer Tang
6th Grade ESL
281.234.2489

Math

Jason LeBlanc
6th Grade Math
Lauren Davis
6th Grade Math
281.234.2485
Maria Loveday
6th Grade Math
281.234.2479
Lisa McConnell
6th Grade Math
281.234.2465
Gracie Benson
7th Grade Math
281.234.2496
Emily Levert
7th Grade Math
281.234.2494
Elizabeth Perry
6th Grade Math Lab
281.234.2381
Emma Biddle
8th Grade Math/Algebra
281.234.2344
Meredith DaSilva
Algebra / Geometry / Department Chair
281.234.2495
Tyra Mouton
7th Grade Math / 8th grade Math / Coach
281.234.2490
Emily Snyder
Algebra / 8th Grade Math / Pep Squad Sponsor
281.234.2304

Science

Nazma Ajmeri
6th Grade Science
281.234.2302
Erica Cruthirds
6th Grade Science /Department Chair
281.234.2468
Mark Torti
6th Grade Science
281.234.2476
Kelley Vercellino
6th & 7th Grade Science
281.234.2475
Travis Cassity
7th Grade Science
281.234.2478
Bayley Jacobs Selvey
7th Grade Science
281.234.2346
Alexia Silva
7th Grade Science
281.234.2323
Kelly Danford
8th Grade Science
281.234.2488
Naureen Ali
8th Grade Science
281.234.2461
Chandra Zepeda
8th Grade Science
281.234.2472

Social Studies

JJ Haynie
6th Grade Social Studies / Track
281.234.2445
Marianne Hudspeth
6th Grade Social Studies
281.234.2417
Phil Losasso
6th Grade Social Studies
281.234.2460
Erika Strickland
6th Grade Social Studies
281.234.2440
Christine Hewitt
7th Grade Social Studies
281.234.2470
Denise Parisher
7th Grade Social Studies
281.234.2459
Chris Snyder
7th Grade Social Studies
281.234.2333
Jason Hicks
8th Grade Social Studies
234.281.2425
Billy Huff
8th Grade Social Studies
281.237.2469
Melody Murray
8th Grade Social Studies / Department Chair
281.234.2458
Kristal Parrish
8th Grade Social Studies
281.234.2325

PE/Athletics

Aaron Hagen
Boys PE
281.234.2471
Jennie Miller
Athletic Coordinator
281.234.2423
Bryan Blake
Assistant Athletic Coordinator
281.234.2426
Jessica Brunett
Girls PE
281.234.2308
Anna Farias
Girls PE
281.234.2487
Kristen Lauritano
Girls PE
281.234.2424
Kris Griffin
Boys PE
281.234.2444
Kyle Parrish
Boys PE
281.234.2422

Fine Arts

Donnie Artley
Band Director
281.234.2456
Tammy Disharoon
Assistant Band Director
281.234.2443
Nicole Richardson
Assistant Band Director
281.234.9886
Jessica Capshaw
Orchestra Assistant
281.234.2327
Katherine E Mathews
Assistant Orchestra Director
281.234.2441
Bryanna Porter
Orchestra Director
281.234.2451
Lindsay Bartlett
Assistant Choir Director
281.234.2306
David Lee
Choir Director
281.234.2453
Theatre Director, Department Chair
281.234.2454
Assistant Theatre Director
281.234.2428
McKenzie Grimm
Art
281.234.2455
Elias Reyes
Art
281.234.2427

Electives

Holly Datwyler
8th Grade Principles of Human Services
281.234.2436
Lee Keim
Teen Leadership / Career Readiness
281.234.2477
Bethzaida Wyche
8th Grade Principles of Applied Engineering / Principles of Manufacturing
281.234.2439
David Crockett
Principles of Information Technology / Touch Systems Data Entry / Web Coordinator / Soccer
281.234.2438
Maria Gorosito
Spanish 1 / Spanish for Spanish Speakers
281.234.2408
Carolyn Turner
Spanish
281.234.2309

Student Support

Martha Pereira
Lifeskills Aide
281.234.2419
Christina Rivera-Johnson
Life Skills Aide
281.234.2419
Angela Ruske
Life Skills / SPED
281.234.2419
Shannon Adams
PASS
281.234.2369
Ina Gill
SPED PASS Aide
281.234.2330
Kennedy Burchett
CoTeacher / ICS
281.234.2331
Renee Decancio
CoTeacher / ICS
281.234.2419
Subaratha  Dhinaker
CoTeacher / ICS
281.234.9893
Theresa Hester
CoTeacher / ICS
281.234.9882
Gail Smith
CoTeacher / ICS / SPED Department Chair
281.234.2492
Linda Gonzalez
ESL Aide
281.234.9844
Tammy Agan
ISS Aide
281.234.2348
Marc Benson
ICS Aide
Usha Dwarkanath
ESL Aide
Jessica Anderson
Dyslexia Specialist
281.234.2394
Megan Curtino
JCAP
Sarah Godfrey
JCAP Aide
Emma Irwin
JCAP Aide
Don Shrum
Campus Security
281.234.2345
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