• Howell appointed to Director of Innovation and Transformation

    Stephanie Howell The Corsicana ISD Board approved Stephanie Howell and the new Director of Innovation and Transformation for CISD. Howell has spent the last 12 years at CISD. Last year, Howell was appointed as the principal at Collins Intermediate School where she led the transition of the 5th and 6th grade students and teachers to the newly formed intermediate campus.

    "Mrs. Howell did a tremendous job for the district last year transitioning students, teachers and staff to Collins Intermediate. She has continuously provided leadership to CISD campuses over the last several years. I am looking forward to her new role in central administration as we embark on new programs that will significantly impact students across multiple campuses,” said CISD Superintendent Dr. Diane Frost.

    CISD has recently announced a computer science initiative that includes students learning how to write code for computer programming. A computer science immersion curriculum will be introduced this fall at Carroll Elementary and Collins Intermediate School. Howell will assume the lead on this project and as well as others.

    Howell, a ‘94 graduate of Corsicana High School, is a Corsicana ISD success story. She began her career at Carroll as a teacher’s aide. Later, she was hired to be a teacher at Carroll where she taught second, third and fourth grade. In 2010, she was hired as the Assistant Principal (AP) at Collins Middle School, then moved to be an AP at Corsicana High School. In 2013, she was named Principal of the Sam Houston Dual Language Campus and later served two years as the Principal at Carroll Elementary.

    Howell has two kids in college, Makayla, at Sam Houston State University and, Nick, at Texas State Technical College in Waco. Howell has been married to Stephen for 13 years.