Mr. Paolo Castagnoli - Principal
Mr. Paolo Castagnoli has been chosen as the new Principal of Wells Middle School! He brings with him 13 years of experience with secondary students in Houston Independent School District. Mr. C has experience serving at both the middle and high school levels, as a Social Studies teacher and Assistant Principal at Scarborough and East Early College High Schools. Additionally, he served as the Principal of Black Middle School. Mr. C’s education includes a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science and a Master’s degree in Administration and Supervision from the University of Houston. Mr. C is incredibly determined to bring fun back to school and to help students realize their full potential!
Mrs. Hunter, Associate Principal “Professionalism: It's NOT the job you DO, It's HOW you DO the job.” -Anonymous. This quote perfectly personifies the Associate Principal of Wells Middle School, Ms.Hunter. She is an avid reader and writer. She was inspired by a teacher to find a love of reading and writing. That passion inspired her to become a teacher. She has experience as an English teacher, Assistant Principal and Principal. Ms. Hunter believes her collective experiences, inside and outside of the classroom has prepared her for the current role of Associate Principal.
Mr. Russell, 8th Grade Assistant Prinicipal
Dr. Holden, 7th Grade Assistant Principal, received her undergraduate, Masters, and Doctorate degrees from Sam Houston State University. Her career began at Dueitt Middle School teaching 6th, 7th, and 8th grade Mathematics for 9 years. During that time, she also worked as a family leader and cheer coach. After leaving the classroom, Dr. Holden served the district as a Development Specialist, providing support for 4 of our middle schools, coaching teachers, working with students, and providing professional development for the teachers in Spring ISD. In 2016, Dr. Holden was called to support students and teachers of Bailey Middle School as the Student Support Specialist. This is Dr. Holden's first year at Wells Middle School. She is honored to be a part of the Wolverine nation! Dr. Holden looks forward to working as a team with families, students, staff, and administrative team to ensure our scholars are receiving the best educational experience possible. Ms. Garza 6th Grade Assistant Principal