Melissa Webber named principal of Haslet Elementary School
Melissa Webber named principal of Haslet Elementary School
Posted on 06/27/2017
This is the image for the news article titled Melissa Webber named principal of Haslet Elementary School
Melissa Webber
Melissa Webber

Northwest ISD trustees have approved Melissa Webber as the new principal of Haslet Elementary School, bringing an experience educator and administrator with a strong district history to lead the school.

“The administration is recommending Melissa Webber to lead the Haslet Elementary campus as principal,” said Dr. Ryder Warren, superintendent of schools, to school board members at their June 26 meeting. “She is no stranger to the Haslet campus, having served there previously as a teacher. I know she will be a great fit for this community.”

Ms. Webber was previously the assistant principal of Northwest ISD’s Justin Elementary School. She replaces Cynthia Webber, who was recently named principal of the district’s newest middle school, Adams Middle School, which will open in 2018. Melissa Webber has worked in Northwest ISD since 1998, beginning as a classroom teacher. She has taught students from second to sixth grades among her time at Prairie View, Seven Hills and Haslet elementary schools. Additionally, she has also worked as an intervention teacher and a curriculum instructional teacher.

“I am honored to return to Haslet Elementary School as principal,” Melissa Webber said. “I thoroughly enjoyed the time I spent there. It is a wonderful community, and I look forward to creating relationships with the staff and students to support our students in a positive school environment.”

Ms. Webber received her bachelor’s degree in elementary education from Monmouth College and earned a master’s degree in school administration from Lamar University. She was named Teacher of the Year while serving at Prairie View Elementary School. During her time in Northwest ISD, she has received numerous innovative teaching grants through the Northwest ISD Education Foundation, bringing unique education experiences to the lives of many students in the district.

Ms. Webber will begin her position immediately.