Principal - Khourie Jones
Ms. Jones graduated from the University of Central Oklahoma with a Bachelor's degree in Education and a minor in psychology. In 2013, she earned a Master's degree from Texas Christian University in special education along with receiving her Principal's Certification. She is currently working on her doctorate in educational leadership from Texas Christian University.
Ms. Jones is entering her 22nd year in public education and has worked in Kennedale ISD for the past seven years. She served as the Assistant Principal at James F. Delaney Elementary for five years and now the Principal of R.F. Patterson Elementary. Prior to working in administration, Ms. Jones had fourteen years of teaching experience in the area of special education.
Ms. Jones is committed to a vision that provides an engaging child-centered environment that promotes creativity and innovative thinking. Our goal is to collaboratively maintain high expectations where ALL children experience maximum growth and success in their social, emotional, physical, and academic development.