Christopher Henderson, Assistant Principal

Christopher Henderson, Assistant Principal

Mr. Henderson received his bachelor’s degree from Xavier University of New Orleans. He taught in New Orleans Public Schools for 4 years until Hurricane Katrina. After relocating to the Irving area with his family, he worked in hotel management in the DFW area for several years.  Fortunately, the love of teaching and impacting the lives of children called him back to the education profession.  In 2008, he began his career as an Educator with the Irving ISD family as a Special Education teacher at the Wheeler Transitional Center.

He received his Masters and Principal Certification from the University of Texas at Arlington in 2016, then joined the Lamar Middle School team as the Dean of Students.  In the 2017-18 school year, he served as the Lamar Administrative liaison/6th Grade Assistant Principal. He joined the Bobcat family in 2018 as the Assistant Principal.