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Ms.  April  Hallback
Assistant Principal

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Assistant Principal

I am a veteran of the United States Navy where I served 8 years on active duty as a Hospital Corpsman and an Advanced Medical Laboratory Technician. After my military service, I started my career in education as a substitute teacher (4 years).  I went on to alternatively certify as an elementary teacher for Oklahoma City Public Schools and Shawnee Public Schools where I taught 2nd and 3rd grade for 5 years.  I earned my Masters degree in Elementary Education specializing in Education, Curriculum, Administration and Supervision at the University of Oklahoma (Norman)in 2011 and my heart was set on becoming a principal.

In an effort to pursue my career goals, my daughter and I relocated to Grand Prairie, Texas in 2013. I accepted a 2nd grade teaching position at ROE and I have been here ever since.  This is my second year as sssistant principal and my tenth year in education.  I absolutely love my campus and my job.  I am super excited about this year!  I look forward to serving the students, parents, staff and community of Red Oak Elementary --it's going to be a great year! Please don't hesitate to contact me if I can be of assistance.

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The George Washington University, AAS  May 1999

University of Phoenix, BSBM   October 2003

University of Oklahoma, M.Ed.  May 2011