Meet the Principal



Degrees and Certifications:

Courtney Waters

Principal of Highpoint East

Courtney Waters is the principal of Highpoint School East at HCDE. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies and a Master of Education in Curriculum & Instruction from Prairie View A&M University. Courtney has over 25 years of experience in education. Prior to joining HCDE, she worked for multiple district administrations, including Galena Park ISD, San Diego City Schools, Spring ISD, and Cypress Fairbanks ISD in roles ranging from Coordinator of Student Support Services to Assistant Principal. She joined HCDE in 2018 as an Assistant Principal. Waters's professional affiliations include the Texas Association of School Principals (TASSP) and the Texas Association for Alternative Education (TAAE).