Meet the Assistant Principal

  • Mrs. Emily Allen,  Assistant Principal

    Mrs. Emily Allen, a Bastrop, Texas native, graduated from Tarleton State University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Science along with a Reading and Early Childhood Endorsement.  She is also certified in Special Education and English as a Second Language.  In December 2014, Mrs. Allen received her master’s in administration from Lamar University. Emily Allen has been in education for 19 years, 11 of those years spent at Red Rock Elementary.

    Mrs. Emily Allen served the students at Bastrop ISD as an interim assistant principal and Literacy Coach.  Mrs. Allen, first joined the district in 2004 as a kindergarten teacher, where she was named Teacher of the Year in 2006, then moved to the Response to Intervention Coordinator (RTI) in 2009 and served as the first Literacy Coach for Red Rock Elementary before asked to step in as interim Assistant Principal for the rest of last year.

    Mrs. Allen is married to Ross Allen, who is a coach/teacher for Bastrop Middle School.  Together they have two children, Averi (age 13) and Easton (age 8).  Averi is a ‘product’ of Red Rock Elementary, kinder thru 4th grade and is currently in 7th grade at Bastrop Middle School. Easton is currently in third grade at Red Rock Elementary.  The Allen family are strong believers in the BISD school system and its teachers.

    Professional Certifications:

    Administrative certificate (Grades EC-12)

    Elementary Self Contained (Grades EC-8)

    Elementary Reading (Grades EC-8)

    English as a Second Language (ESL) Grade 1-8

    General Special Education (Grades 1-8)

    Contact information
    Mina Elementary 512-772-7640
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