So Dallas ISD reached out to a familiar face to finish out the school year. Without hesitation, Elena Bates agreed to be acting principal. Before serving as Marsh Preparatory Academy’s assistant principal, she was W.T. White’s ninth-grade transition coordinator, English-as-a-second-language teacher, instructional coach and swim coach.
Since Bates recently was offered a permanent position as principal, we thought we’d revisit a story published in February, as she took the helm of the school. You can read it here.
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