Last updated: October 14, 2018
1111 students as of September 17, 2018.
Barbara Warren Birkes retired in 1994 as principal of Jowell Elementary after 35 years in education, of which 30 years were in CFISD. She was a teacher at Bane and Lamkin, an assistant principal for one year at Bane, and a principal at Post for 10 years and at Jowell for 8 years.
The Birkes PTO meets on a regular basis. The organization funds cultural arts activities and field trips, organizes volunteers, sponsors various student events, and conducts fund-raisers, which have provided technology, landscaping, books, and playground equipment.For more information, please contact Bridgette Harmon.
President: Shelley Gray
Vice-President Membership: Becky Huber
Vice-President Academic Enrichment: Wendye Ray
Vice-President Homeroom Activities: Joy Manalili
Vice-President Major Fundraising: Kim Dearing
Vice-President Minor Fundraising: Deborah Prevatt
Spirit Shop: Viki Young
Hospitality: Wendi Talton
Partnerships with the community are vital in order to strengthen instructional outcomes for all students. We would like you to develop a collaborative relationship with us that will foster long-term student achievement ... one that offers opportunities for all students ... making a difference together. For more information, please contact Selena Henderson or Vicky Vecchione.