HISD Welcomes New Employees!

New personnel for 2022-23 include: 

High School campus

Chad Gohlke (Algebra/coach), Kasey Gohlke (Special Education), Elda Ordaz (Spanish 1), Christen Smajstrla (US History/ US History OnRamps), Brock Gerlich  (Special Education teacher/coach), Christina Halata (Speech/Health/coach), Steven Drozd (Science), Joshua Ferguson (HS Band), and Kimberly Lowery (High School Secretary). 

Junior High campus

Mendy Baker (8th grade Math & Algebra I), Jill Brown (7th grade ELAR), Shawn Coleman (5-8 band), Amy George (7th grade Math), Lisa Koehne (Special Education & Dyslexia) and Heather Rico (PEIMS).  

Elementary campus

Kacie Knippa (pre-K), Jyllian Hicks (Kindergarten), Sheri Mathison (Reading Intervention), Jensen Schindler (PE), Donna Cleveland (ISS paraprofessional),  Melanie Foxell (PE paraprofessional), Kelly Kirkman (Special Education paraprofessional), and Ashley Patlovany (Special Education paraprofessional).

Additionally, HISD is welcoming Kristen McGaughey (food services personnel), Matthew Pohl, and Derrick Moore (maintenance personnel).