Curriculum & Instruction

The Ferris Curriculum Team is focused on ensuring quality teaching and learning. The instruction is designed to challenge all learners and recognizes and values the unique characteristics of our students. In addition to core curricular areas - language arts, mathematics, science, social studies and the arts - FISD curriculum provides programs and support for those with disabilities, Gifted and Talented students, Bilingual/ESL students and alternative programs for credit recovery.


Kendra Gajdica
Director of Elementary Learning

Jane Dvorak
Director of Secondary Learning

Sandra Avila
Directors' Secretary

Aurora Everett
  Secondary Academic Dean

Viana Armstrong
Bilingual & ESL Coordinator

Lindsay Orr
Elementary Gifted and Talented

Lydia Croupe
Instructional Technology

Jessica Cain
Instructional Technology

Ginger Williams
Instructional Technology

Bobbi Cook
Learning Specialist

Toni Norman
Learning Specialist

Katie Gullett
Learning Specialist

Lisa Jones
Learning Specialist

Terri Ross
Learning Specialist


301 E 5th St, Ferris, TX 75125
Phone: 972-544-3858
Fax: 972-544-2784