Principal Connie Horner joined Tulsa Public Schools at Eisenhower International School in 2014 following 18 years of service to Kansas City and Wichita Public Schools.
Her career began at New Song Academy in Wichita Kansas, where she taught for three years. She then spent the next six years in classrooms teaching multiple grade levels and subjects. In 2002, Principal Horner began administrative interning at Mayberry Middle School and then Horace Mann K-8 Dual Language Magnet until 2005 when she became Assistant Principal at Charles Curtis Middle School. Through 2006 to 20013 she led Rosedale Middle School and M.E. Pearson Elementary School as Principal.
Principal Horner received her undergraduate degree from Wichita State University in Spanish with a minor in Sociology. She also received a bachelors from Newman College majoring in Elementary Education. Principal Horner then earned her master’s degree in Building Leadership and Administration from Wichita State University in 2004. She is also bilingual and bi-literate in Spanish.
Principal Horner said she loves working with parents, students, staff, and colleagues. She said she values diversity and has devoted a large part of her life to understanding and implementing programs that would promote healthy educational and community partnerships.