Assistant Principal

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Monika Bray

Assistant Principal

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(972) 923-4720 • 650 Parks School House Road • Waxahachie, TX 75165

Monika Bray brings fourteen years of educational and leadership experience into her Assistant Principal role at Clift Elementary. Mrs. Bray has been a classroom teacher for Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, and 3rd-grade levels. During her time in the classroom, she was a lead teacher, mentor teacher for first-year educators, UIL coach for Ready Writing and Spelling, as well as a facilitator of monthly Professional Learning Community (PLC) meetings involving various grade levels. 


As a campus leader, while teaching, Mrs. Bray led a 3rd-grade district-wide curriculum team to develop and implement best instructional practices. She served several years as a member of the Campus Improvement Plan committee. She also participated in an Aspiring Administrators Academy where she worked closely with campus principals and instructional staff. There she was able to gain experience by being an administrator on duty for administration while there were off-campus.


Mrs. Bray holds a Bachelor's degree from Southwestern Assemblies of God University and a Master in Educational Leadership from the University of Texas at Arlington. She is certified in Principalship K-12, Regular Education Pre-K through 6th grade, and ESL. She is a dedicated professional who is committed to the success of all stakeholders at Clift Elementary and in WISD.


Mrs. Bray lives in Waxahachie with her husband and two daughters, who are students in WISD.