• Alex Carrillo

     

     

    Carrillo

           

    • Bio
      • Coach Carrillo has 30+ years in education.  He began his teaching journey in west Texas and has made his way across the state.  The past 20 years have been spent in FWISD.  This is his 2nd year at Benbrook.
      • He is a middle school football coach and assistant high school wrestling coach for the Bobcats.
      • He attended Angelo State University (Go Rams!) in San Angelo, TX.  He majored in history and has a minor in journalism.
      • When he isn't at school, he is usually at home using his rotary phone or touch tone phone on a landline connecting his modem, so he can get his free 20 hours of AOL internet.
      • Did you know that in the original Nintendo Duckhunt, you could use the controller to control the duck?
    • World History
    • World Geography
    • Economics
    • Government

     

    Russell Ballard

     

     

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    • Bio
      • Mr. Ballard is a 19 year veteran in education.  He has spent 19 years coaching football, basketball, and track.  This is Mr. Ballard's second time in FWISD but 1st year at Benbrook.  Mr. Ballard comes to Benbrook after serving as the Head Football Coach at Ponder High School.
      • Mr. Ballard attended Midwestern State University where he received a Bachelors of Arts in Political Science and Kinesiology, and a Minor in Education.  He then went on to receive a Masters of Science in Health, Kinesiology, and Sports Studies with a concentration in Athletic Administration form Texas A&M University-Commerce.
      • When Mr. Ballard isn't at school, he enjoys spending time with his wife and two daughters, spending time with friends, and enjoying the outdoors.

     

    Justin Chavez  

     

     

    Chavez

                

    • Bio
    • Pre AP World Geography
    • World Geography

     

    Sabrina Fantroy-Stevens  

     

     

    Fantroy-Stevens

           

    • Bio
      • I enjoy teaching, because I like meeting the students and getting to make a difference in their lives.
    • 6th Grade Pre-AP Geography
    • 7th Grade Texas History

     

    Tiffany Giddens

     

     

    Giddens

           

    • Bio and Personal Statement
      • Mrs. Giddens is a 17-year veteran in education.  She spent 8 years teaching 8th grade U.S. History in Arcadia, Florida before moving to Texas and taking an 8th grade U.S. History position at the brand-new Benbrook Middle School.  When Benbrook Middle School became Benbrook Middle-High School, she moved up to teach high school history courses.  Mrs. Giddens has been a proud Benbrook Bobcat since the day the school opened!
      • Mrs. Giddens attended Kansas State University where she received a Bachelors of Liberal Arts in Education.  She is a proud Wildcat and bleeds purple.
      • When Mrs. Giddens isn't at school, she enjoys spending time with her husband traveling the states and the world, and watching ever superhero TV show and movie there is.  She loves to read, and crochet, and she especially loves attending Fan Expo in Dallas every March.  She also loves spending time with her nieces and nephews, which was the biggest reason she moved to Texas.
    • AP European History
    • AP World History
    • Pre AP World History
    • NHS Adviser
    • Whiz Quiz & Social Studies Coach

     

    Sarah Hartley

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    • Bio
      • Ms. Hartley is in her second year of teaching.  She teaches 8th grade PreAP U.S. History and 10th grade World History.  She coaches the middle school Cheer Squad and middle school Girls Basketball.
      • Ms. Hartley attended University of Texas at El Paso where she received a Bachelors of Arts in History, and a Minor in Secondary Education.
      • When Ms. Hartley is not at school, she enjoys spending time with her family, enjoying sports, tending her flowerbeds, learning how to be a better coach and cooking. GO BOBCATS!
    • 8th Grade US History
    • World History

     

    Joseph Hicks

     

     

    Hicks

            

    • Bio
    • 7th Grade Pre-AP Texas History

     

    Jamie Krempa  

     

           Jamie Krempa       

    • Bio
      • Mr. Krempa is in his 16th year as an educator and 4th year here at Benbrook Middle-High School. He currently serves as the Social Studies Department Chair and LCT. In addition, he is the UIL Coordinator, NHS Adviser and coaches Whiz Quiz, UIL Current Issues, and UIL Literary Criticism. 
      • Mr. Krempa attended Texas A&M University where he received a Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction as well as a Bachelor of Science in Political Science. 
      • Outside of school Mr. Krempa enjoys spending time with his family, traveling when possible, and photography. 
    • AP U.S. History
    • AP Economics
    • AP Government
    • AP Psychology

    Lacy Little

     

           Lacy Little      

    • Bio
      • Texas Christian University-Bachelor of Science in Political Science.  University of Texas at Arlington-Master in Public Administration    
      • 14 years in education  
      • While teaching U.S. history has always been a great interest of mine, the excitement of seeing student success and growth is what drives my passion of serving as an educator. I am incredibly excited and thankful to become a member of the Bobcat family in this wonderful Benbrook community! It's going to be an amazing year in 8th grade social studies!
    • Middle School Social Studies Department Chair
    • 8th Grade U.S. History

     

    Crystal Madrigal

     

     

    Madrigal

           

    • Bio
      • Mrs. Madrigal is a third-year teacher at Benbrook Middle High School.  She began her career at Benbrook as a student teacher in 2017 and has been a proud Bobcat since.
      • Mrs. Madrigal attended Texas Wesleyan University and earned a Bachelor of Science in History with a minor in education.  She is currently enrolled at Texas Wesleyan University and is working to complete her Masters degree in Curriculum and Instruction.
      • When Mrs. Madrigal is not working or at school, she enjoys spending time with her husband, Jesus, and two dogs, Biff and Stevie Nicks.  She also enjoys reading a wide range of books, listening to true crime podcast and traveling as often as can.
    • OnRamps U.S. History
    • U.S. History

     

    Vivianne Morgan

     

     

    Morgan

           

    • Bio
    • 6th Grade Geography

     

    Chance Rodriguez

     

     

    CRodriguez

           

    • Bio
      • Graduated from Tarleton State University
      • 8th year teaching/coaching
      • Proud to be a Bobcat!
    • 7th Grade Pre AP Texas History

     

    Clarke Rogers

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    • Bio & Personal Statement
      • Mr. Rogers is in his third year of teaching, all of which has been at BMHS.  He currently teaches United States History as well as all of the P.L.A.N.S. Program of Choice courses.  He has also taught courses in Professional Communication, Psychology, and Sociology.
      • Mr. Rogers completed his undergraduate studies at Baylor University where he received a Bachelor of Arts degree as a graduate of the University Scholars program.  He then went on to receive a Doctor of Jurisprudence degree from the University of Texas School of Law.
      • Prior to becoming an educator, Mr. Rogers spent more than a decade practicing commercial bankruptcy law.  He remains a licensed member of the State Bar of Texas.
    • U.S. History
    • P.L.A.N.S. Program of Choice Instructor

     

    Katie Taylor   

     

           Katie Taylor

    • Bio
    • AP Human Geography
    • Psychology
    • Sociology