Administrative Team

Preparatory Academy Administration 

Principal: Ana Castro 
Assistant Principals:
Mari Ochoa (8th-grade Assistant Principal)
Wilmer Romero (7th-grade Assistant Principal) 

District Administration 

Superintendent: Marco Antonio Lara, Jr., Ed. D.
Deputy Superintendent: Jeff Hembree
Assistant Superintendent for Finance: Marla R. Knaub
Assistant Superintendent for Human Resources: Lissa Frausto, MBA, SPHR
Administrator for Support Services: J.P. Villarreal 
Administrator for Public Relations & Marketing: Amanda Odom 

Superintendent's Message: Plans for 2020-2021 School Year

STISD will offer three different options for the 2020-2021 school year to accommodate student and family needs. You will be able to choose between traditional (in-person), blended (in-person/at home), and virtual (completely at home). Additional information will be sent out soon.

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