Meet the first principal of Wernli Elementary School

principal spotlight: meet lori shaw at wernli es on black background and her picture

Principal Lori Shaw is the first principal in NISD history to open a new school during a pandemic.

Shaw met, Interviewed, and hired her new staff via zoom; planned for the upcoming school year with her administrative team virtually; held multiple meet the teacher virtual events for students and their families, and planned to do many traditional things in a non-traditional way.

The former principal at Carson Elementary School was up to the task. This week’s video talks to her about her plans as she begins her journey as the principal of the 80th NISD elementary school

Please note that this video was filmed last school year when she was still principal at Carson ES and prior to COVID-19.