Principal - Lanier Middle School
Richard Yoes is the new Principal at Lanier Middle School and brings a passion for education and working with at-risk students.
In his most recent position as Executive Director of Curriculum and Instruction in Pasadena ISD, he specialized in support for K-12 math, Middle and Intermediate campuses, and technology. His calling to work with students that need him has led him to R. O’Hara Lanier Middle School, where he is honored to lead the campus into a bright future.
A recurring for Richard is that all children can be successful, “every child, every class, every day”. With a background in STEM education and school improvement, he is optimistic about the great things to come in Freeport.
Meet the Assistant Principals
6th grade - Assistant Principal
Victoria Allen is a graduate of U of H Clear Lake where she earned her bachelor's degree in Interdisciplinary Studies, and later received her Masters in business from AIU.
Victoria and her husband Marcus have 2 children, Marcus and Kennedy.
The 2016-2017 school year will be Victoria's 2nd year with BISD as Assistant Principal. She says she feels blessed to be part of such an awesome team and community.
5th grade - Assistant Principal
Jeremy Lopez is an Assistant Principal at R. O’Hara Lanier Middle School. Prior to joining BISD, he was an Assistant Principal at Lakeside Middle School in Little Elm, Tx
He is a proud graduate of Texas A&M University Commerce where he earned a Bachelor’s of Arts degree in May 2008 majoring in Spanish. He then returned to TAMU-C to earn his Master’s of Education in Educational Administration in December 2011. He was the first in his family to receive an undergraduate and Master’s degree.
Mr. Lopez is married and has two sons, Maximus and Guillermo. He also has a chocolate lab named Juggernaut.
Mr. Lopez says, “I’m excited and enthusiastic about joining the BISD family, specifically Lanier Middle School. I am looking forward to working with our students and families in the Freeport area. Go Lions!”