Instructional Services

The Texarkana Independent School District Instructional Services Team guides and supports our community of learns to effectively facilitate the success of ALL students. We are a cohesive TEAM leading and supporting intentional systemic instructional processes.

Holly Tucker
Chief Academic Officer
3413 Summerhill Road
Texarkana, Texas 75503


Phone: 903.793.7561 ext. 1335
Fax: 903.255.3280
Christy Tidwell
Executive Director of Curriculum & Instruction

ext. 1310

DIRECTORS
Laurie Pace
Director of Humanities

ext. 1308
Shawn Davis
Director of Special Populations & Federal Programs

ext. 1307
Cathy Klopper
Director of STEM

ext. 1302

ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE STAFF
Casey Crawford
Administrative Assistant

ext. 1341
Tiffany Pumphrey
Staff Development Specialist

ext. 1304

CURRICULUM & INSTRUCTION

HUMANITIES
Dr. Sandra Austin
Coordinator of Elementary
  & Middle School Library Services

ext. 76531
Lori Bailey
Coordinator of 3-6 ELAR & Social Studies

ext. 1318
Mindy Basurto
Coordinator of Multilingual Education

ext. 1316
Monica Harrison
Coordinator of Gifted & Talented Program

ext. 6101
Kim Lee
Coordinator of Pre-K -2 ELAR & Social Studies

ext. 1315
Terre Carroll
Coordinator of Dyslexia Services

ext. 1043
Leslie Mulkey
Dyslexia Teacher & Student Dyslexia Assessments

ext. 1321

SPECIAL POPULATIONS & FEDERAL PROGRAMS
April Davis
Coordinator of SHARS & Special Services

ext. 1313
Kacey Davis Jenkins
Coordinator of Special Education Programs

ext. 1324

STEM EDUCATION
Jennifer Beck
Coordinator of Secondary Instructional Technology

ext. 1314
Amy Frierson
Coordinator of Elementary Math & Science Instruction

ext. 1312
Kim Icenhower
Coordinator of Elementary Instructional Technology

ext. 1317
Jennifer Sells
Coordinator of Secondary Math & Science Instruction

ext. 1301

TEACHER MENTORING
Jennell Ingram
Coordinator of Teacher Mentoring & Academic Services

ext. 1306

ASSESSMENT, COUNSELING AND SECTION 504
Sherry Nelson
Coordinator of Student Support Services
  (504, RTI, Counselors)

ext. 1305
Jamie Friday
Coordinator of Assessment

ext. 1322

VIRTUAL SCHOOL INSTRUCTION
Stephanie Sparks
Coordinator of eSchool Prep

ext. 1327
Becky Graham
Coordinator of eSchool Prep Special Education Programs

ext. 1309
Alba Tandazo
eSchool Prep Registrar

ext. 1326

BEHAVIOR INTERVENTION
Chelsey Gillion
Behavior Intervention Specialist

ext. 1328

TEXTBOOK DISTRIBUTION
Mike Clinton
Coordinator of Textbooks

ext. 1961