Welcome New Advance Academics Staff

Welcome New Advance Academics Staff
Posted on 09/12/2013

Larry Carpenter

During the course of his career, Larry has served as both an elementary and high school teacher, Assistant Principal, Principal, and now Assistant Director of Advanced Academics. While in Waco ISD, Larry taught and was an administrator at both Hillcrest PDS and University High School. He has a B.A. fromTexas Tech University and a M.Ed. from Tarleton State University. Larry currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Waco Civic Theatre and on the Administration Committee with the Texas Educational Theatre Association. He is a certified adjudicator for One-Act Play and UIL Speech events around the state.


Ashlee Duncan

Ashlee began in Waco ISD as a student and returns to us from Killeen ISD where she worked with gifted and talented students  in an elementary school cluster classroom. While in Killeen, Ashlee had the opportunity to work with pre- kindergarten, second grade, and most recently, fourth grade G/T students.  Ashlee holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Applied Sociology from Texas State University. She obtained her teaching certificate in 2006,  and is currently persuing her master's degree in Education Administration from Concordia Univeristy. Ashlee has been happliy married to her husband for four years and is a proud mother of a two-year old little girl.