Harleigh P. Jones, Ed.D., Associate Principal

Harleigh P. Jones, Ed.D., Associate Principal

Dr. Jones began his teaching career in 1993 as a high school English teacher in Louisiana.  He moved to Houston, TX in 1996 where he taught middle school English/ Language Arts, Reading and AP English Language & Composition until he became an Assistant Principal.

Prior to coming to Irving ISD as a GT/Advanced Academics Coordinator, Dr. Jones served in this capacity for 14 years in Houston, TX coordinating Gifted and Talented, Advanced Placement/Dual Credit, College and Career Readiness programs and serving as an AVID District Director.

Dr. Jones earned a bachelor’s degree in Secondary English Education from Louisiana State University, a master’s degree in Educational Leadership from the University of Houston, and a doctoral degree in Educational Leadership from Texas A&M University.