Assistant Principal

Mrs. Cary Short

Phone: 806.219.4200 ext 4253


Degrees and Certifications:

Mrs. Cary Short

Mrs. Short graduated from South Plains College in 1995 with an Associate of Arts degree prior to graduating with her Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood at Texas Tech University in 1998. She then attended Lubbock Christian University, where she completed coursework for her Masters of Instructional Leadership degree in 2001.  

She began her teaching career at Ramirez Elementary in Lubbock, Texas where she taught from 1998-2003 before transferring to Brown Elementary in Lubbock from 2004-2006. Mrs. Short began her administrative career as an assistant principal at Preston Smith Elementary in 2006 and remained there until transferring as an assistant principal to Centennial from 2008-2011. She transitioned to Mackenzie Middle School as an assistant principal in 2011.

Her husband, Scott, is a Well Performance Analyst with Oxy Oil Company.  They have a son, Slade, who will be a Senior at Coronado High School this school year.