Ms. Thia Allen

Phone: (254) 752-3751


Degrees and Certifications:

Ms. Thia Allen

Principal's Bio:

 About Me


Waco High School, Class of 1996

Baylor University,   Class of 2000--BBA in Economics

Tarleton State University, Class of 2009--Masters in Education


Texas Teacher Certification--Secondary Business Administration

Texas Principal Certification--Early Childhood through Grade 12

Professional Experience

Waco ISD     2000-2018

          Classroom Teacher, 2000-2005

          Middle School Cheer Coach, 2000-2005

          Instructional Specialist, 2005-2012

          Assistant Principal, 2012-2014

          Principal, 2014-Present

Community Involvement

Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc. 

Greater New Light Missionary Baptist Church

Family Info

Proud Mother of Three Dean Highland Graduates ( Brooke, Meghan, & Rachel)

Favorite Quote

Master the Challenge!




  • Open House

    Posted by Thia Allen on 9/4/2019 6:00:00 PM

    Open House was a Great Success!


    Thank you all for coming out last night. I was glad to see so many smiling faces.  Please click on the following links to see the PowerPoint I presented about school procedures and a short video made of last night's pictures!

    School Procedures & Rules

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  • Welcome!

    Posted by Principal Allen on 9/3/2019

    Welcome to our website! It is my hope that you find this page informative so that it may serve as a communication link between home and school. 

    We strive to make this website a place where you can find timely information about the school. If there are opportunities that we have missed, please let me know.  If you like something, we also want to know so that we can continue to serve you in an effective manner.

    Feel free to contact me at my email address ( or the school phone number (254) 752-3751. Questions, comments, and  feedback is welcome.

    Thank you for your continued support and involvement in your child’s education. I am looking forward to an outstanding school year. 

    Thia Allen

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