Administrative Team



Dr. Shelby-King

Evette Shelby-King, PhD:  Principal

Dr. Shelby-King began her teaching career in North Forest ISD. She transferred to Aldine ISD from Lewisville ISD in the Fall of 1999. She taught at Stovall Middle School before being promoted to an Educational Service Manager at Eisenhower Senior High. Dr. Shelby-King has been in the Magnet Schools since 2002 where she served as Assistant Principal at Drew Academy prior to coming to Houston Academy. 

Dr. Shelby-King earned her bachelor's degree from the University of Houston-Central Campus and her master's degree from Stephen F. Austin State University in Nacogdoches, TX. Dr Shelby-King earned her doctoral degree from Texas A&M University.

Kelly Gilbert:  Assistant Principal

Paul Wilburn:  Assistant Principal


Shanna E. Shotwell:  Counselor

Mrs. Shotwell began her teaching career in Aldine ISD in 1983 at Conley Elementary as a second grade teacher. She later became an adaptive behavior teacher at the same school. In 1990, she transferred to Gray Elementary as the school counselor. With the opening of Magnet Schools Mrs. Shotwell transferred to Anderson Academy as the counselor and later moved to Houston Academy.

Mrs. Shotwell received her bachelor's degree from Southern University in Baton Rouge, Louisiana and her master's degree from Prairie View A&M University, Prairie View, Tx.

Samantha Richardson: Diagnostician