Meet Principal Traylor

    Sidney H. Poynter Elementary School has announced Shaketa Traylor as principal for the 2016-17 school year. She received her undergraduate degree from Jarvis Christian College in Hawkins, Texas, and earned a master's degree from Texas Christian University. 
    Why did you choose education as a career?
    I have always wanted to make a difference in the lives of children through the "vehicle" of education.

    Why is education important?
    Education is one of the most important investments a country can make in its people and its future.

    What will you enjoy about being the principal of Poynter Elementary School?
    Our campus is very student-centered! I love the passion and commitment our teachers and staff members have for the entire Poynter community!

    What is your hope for your campus?
    Nothing less than success!

    Tell us about your family.
    I am married with two children and my favorite food is seafood.