Burleson ISD Names Kalee McMullen Principal of Kerr Middle School

BURLESON, Texas – (July 31, 2017) – Burleson Independent School District (BISD) announces  Kalee McMullen as Principal of Kerr Middle School. McMullen was announced at the July 31 board meeting.

“We welcome Principal McMullen to Kerr Middle School,” said Bret Jimerson, Superintendent. “She is an accomplished instructional leader with success in developing and implementing programs to increase student achievement. She is a wonderful addition to our district.”

McMullen has served as an administrator at both the middle and high school levels, serving most recently as Academic Associate Principal at Summit High School in Mansfield ISD. She holds a bachelor’s degree in English and a masters in educational leadership and policy studies, both from the University of Texas at Arlington. In May 2018, McMullen will graduate with a doctorate in educational leadership from Liberty University.

“I am thrilled to have been chosen as principal at Kerr Middle School, and to be joining Burleson ISD,” said McMullen. “Burleson ISD is doing great things and it is an honor to join a leadership team that focuses on innovation and collaboration.”   

Before coming to BISD, McMullen was the academic associate principal at Mansfield Summit High School. She was also an administrator at Mansfield High School and Carter Junior High in Arlington, an English teacher and softball coach.

Kerr Middle School will host a “Meet and Greet” for McMullen on Tuesday, Aug. 1, in the BISD Administration Building, located at 1160 SW Wilshire Blvd. Kerr faculty and staff are invited to welcome McMullen from 4:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. Parents, students and community members are invited to join in welcoming her from 5 to 6 p.m.

 

ABOUT BURLESON ISD:

Burleson Independent School District serves more than 11,800 students at 16 campuses, and is recognized as a premier school district in the Dallas/Fort Worth-area. The mission of Burleson Independent School District is to engage and support every learner with a rigorous curriculum so that they graduate college and career ready.

 

MEDIA CONTACTS:

Mikala Hill or Katelyn Tyler, Burleson ISD Communications, 817-245-1131