• 3rd Grade Team


    Lara Kimsey


    I'm Lara Kimsey. This is my 21st year teaching and 17th year at South Hi Mount. I am originally from Hico Texas. I graduated from Tarleton State University with a degree in Interdisciplinary Studies. My husband and I have two boys and a dog. When I am not at school, I love watching my boys play football and baseball. I am glad to be a part of the 3rd grade team. 


    Marta DeHoyos


    Hola! My name is Marta De Hoyos and I am the new 3rd grade bilingual teacher. This will be my first year teaching! I just graduated from Texas Tech University and I am so excited to have joined the South Hi Mount family! Some activities that I enjoy is water coloring🖌, going camping🏕, and watching baseball. Go Rangers!



    Ivan Pinal


    Mr. Pinal is a product of the Fort Worth Independent School District. He attended Denver Elementary, J.P. Elder Middle School and North Side High School. He attended the University of Texas at Arlington, where he ran track and cross-country. After college, he tutored in Arlington for two years before he realized that he wanted to take it to the next level and became a full time teacher; he’s been at it for 9 years.

    Catherine Chapman
    Catherine Rogers


    Hello, My name is Cathy Rogers and I love teaching reading so much that I have been a reading teacher  for 20 years! I completed my undergraduate degree from the University of Texas in Austin and recently completed my graduate degree from Amberton University. When I am not at SHM, you will probably find me at the beach with my husband, two adult children, and my dogs Marley and Ella. I am proud to be a part of the South Hi Mount Family!