Meet Our 8th Grade Assistant Principal

Phone: 210-661-1140


Degrees and Certifications:

Ed.D Educational Leadership and Policy Studies 2012 M.A. Bicultural-Bilingual Studies 2004 B.A. Interdisciplinary Studies 2000 Home of the Roadrunners! Superintendent Principal (EC-12) Elementary Self-Contained Bilingual/ESL (1-8) Military Background: 8 years Army Reserve Specialist (E-4) 1986-1994

Dr. Frances Marie de la Pena

I am excited to serve as Assistant Principal of Kirby Middles School. I have been an educator for 24 years. This year marked my 11th year in Judson ISD and this is my 6th year as an Assistant Principal. My roles and responsibilities include Campus Testing Coordinator, Math, and Fine Arts.  I believe in teamwork and reaching goals that demonstrate growth and success. I believe that ALL of our scholars can succeed in their academic and social-emotional abilities. I do my best to be a Servant Leader by being a role model, coach, guide, good listener, and empowering others every day. I am proud to be a part of the Falcon Family where I get to grow others and myself. Watch us GROW as Kirby Falcons in 2023-2024!