January 14, 2021
Keith Elementary Principal Dawn Tryon was selected as the 2020-2021 Elementary Principal of the Year.
Jan. 14, 2021—CFISD principals selected Keith Elementary Principal Dawn Tryon and Cypress Springs Principal Dr. Cheryl Henry as district representatives for the 2020-2021 Region 4 Principal of the Year award.
Tryon has more than 20 years of experience in the classroom and administrative education. She has served as the principal of Keith Elementary since 2017.
“After 25 years of service in the district, I still feel the same desire to serve others as I did my very first year of teaching in the classroom,” Tryon said. “My principal colleagues and I focus on how we can make someone’s life easier, lift someone up, or motivate someone to be their very best. Leading during a pandemic only intensifies my purpose and unifies all educators. I am honored to be in the company of great leaders, who have been recognized for their excellence, and I’m so proud to represent the elite group of CFISD principals.”
Cypress Springs High School Principal Dr. Cheryl Henry was selected as the 2020-2021 Secondary Principal of the Year.
Dr. Henry has more than 30 years of experience in the classroom and administrative education. She has served as the principal of Cypress Springs since 2015.
“I am honored to be selected as the CFISD Secondary Principal of the Year,” Henry said. “To be chosen from such a high-caliber group of leaders is humbling. Educators everywhere have had to step up and face new challenges during these unprecedented times. My colleagues in CFISD are the best of the best and I am blessed to work with and represent them as we all continue to serve our communities.”