Elisa Reyes named new principal of Mistral Early Childhood Center

Elisa Reyes

Elisa Reyes has been selected as the new principal for Mistral Early Childhood Center.  She has been with HISD for 23 years.  She started as a First-Grade Bilingual Teacher at Barrick Elementary and then she transferred to Sutton Elementary, where she has been for the last 21 years.  At Sutton, she has served in different capacities: Pre-Kindergarten, Kindergarten, and First-Grade Bilingual Teacher, Technology Applications Teacher, Instructional Specialist, and currently Dean of Instruction.

Reyes began her education at the University of Nuevo Leon, where she earned a bachelor’s degree in science with a Major in Linguistics and a Minor in ESL.  She came to the United States as an exchange graduate student at Tulane University, where she earned a master’s degree in Arts of Teaching.