Abbe Lester, an 8 year principal has headed the leadership team at Jarrell Middle School since 2008. She attended Stephens College, in Columbia, MO and earned a BS in Business Administration. She attended Long Island University, CW Post Campus in New York and was awarded a Master of Science in Counseling. Upon moving to Texas, she was alternatively certified as an educator and earned her Principal’s Certification from Tarleton State University. Ms. Lester sees herself as being a risk taker, a visionary and leader of learners. She is credited with numerous achievements including a Raise Your Hand Texas selectee, as well as earning the distinction as a TASSP Region Outstanding Principal of the Year.
Learn more about her 21st century initiatives at - http://www.raiseyourhandtexas.org/stories/abbe-lester/