Meet the Assistant Principal

Jessica Knox McWhorter AP Bio

Jessica Knox

My name is Jessica Knox and I am proud to be the Assistant Principal at McWhorter Elementary. I received my Bachelor’s degree in Interdisciplinary Studies from the University of North Texas. I also have my Masters degree in Educational Leadership from the University of North Texas, as well as my Doctorate in Educational Leadership from the University of North Texas. I have served as an educator for 10 years and have enjoyed serving various campuses in CFBISD in that time. I look forward to building strong relationships with the families in our community, as we work together to ensure every student reaches their full potential.



Mary Reed 

Mary Reed McWhorter AP Bio

Hello!  My name is Mary Reed and I am blessed to join the McWhorter Coyote family as an Assistant Principal.  I have worked in CFBISD for 19 years, and I strongly support the amazing work this district and community does to support students, families, and staff in learning, growing, and serving.  Prior to joining McWhorter, I taught 8th grade U.S. History at Perry Middle School for more than 15 years.  I also taught AP government and economics at Newman Smith High School and have served the district as a summer school Assistant Principal and Principal and the district’s Night School Principal.  I am a proud graduate of Texas A&M University where I received my Bachelor’s Degree in Interdisciplinary Studies before attending Southern Methodist University for my Master’s degree in administration. This year I am looking forward to learning alongside the amazing students and staff in the McWhorter Coyote family!