Blackshear Fine Arts Academy

Campus Advisory Council

The mission of CACs is to promote excellence in education for all students through broad-based representation. CACs provide valuable input to principals, who ultimately have decision-making responsibility for their campuses.Campus Advisory Councils are committees of parents, students, business and community representatives, teachers, principals, and other campus staff. The formation of CACs is required by state law (Texas Education Code, §11.251). Specific functions of CACs include providing review and comment on:

Campus Educational Program
Campus Performance
Campus Improvement Plan
Campus Staff Development Plan
Campus-Level Waiver Requests to the State
Campus Budget 


CAC Council 2017-2018 

Rick Garner


Rebecca Birdwell

Vice Principal

MacKenzie Gandomi

Fine Arts Specialist

April Tabor

4th Grade Teacher

Mercedes Perry

Parent Support Specialist

Roger Grape


Beverly Houston

Kindergarten Teacher

Rosanna Worthington

CIS Social Worker

Melissa Stamnes 

Special Education Teacher/Creative Learning Chairperson

Maria Perez

Kindergarten Teacher

Rosie Piedra

School Counselor