Alana Wood has been named the Director of Social Studies and Advanced Academics. She has been the assistant principal at Magnolia West High School for the past three years and with the district for five years.
In her 31 years of education, Ms. Wood has served as an assistant and associate principal, has been the Advanced Placement curriculum coordinator, the International Baccalaureate CAS and extended essay coordinator, and has taught AP/IB English and served as the English department chair. As the assistant principal at Magnolia West, she oversaw the math and world languages departments.
Ms. Wood holds a Bachelor’s degree from North Texas State and a Masters of Education in Administration from Lamar. She looks forward to continue working with and supporting the students, teachers and community.
Within three years, she was promoted to trip coordinator. For the next six years, she managed a full time job, completed her Bachelor's Degree in Business Management (graduating with honors) and raised two children. From 2010-2013, Mrs. Mooneyham served as the Transportation Supervisor at two of Cy-Fair's transportation centers until being promoted to the Area Director of Transportation.
Mrs. Mooneyham is involved in several transportation organizations including GCAPT, TAPT, STN and TASBT. Magnolia ISD is excited to welcome Mrs. Mooneyham and her expertise to the Magnolia ISD Transportation Department.