The school is named after Donna Lewis who has been a volunteer in Spring ISD for 33 years. Mrs. Lewis has served as a member of the Spring ISD Career and Technology Education Advisory Board for more than 30 years and the CTE Scholarship Luncheon committee for nearly a decade. She is a charter member of the Spring ISD Education Foundation and has served as a director and executive board member. Ms. Lewis has been active with Spring Tri-Club and founded the Westfield Future Farmers of America Booster Club. Lewis Elementary opened in August of 2006.