Phone: 972-429-3243


Degrees and Certifications:

Principal K-12 English Language Arts & Reading 4-8 Core Subject EC-6 English as a Second Language Gifted & Talented

Ms. Lauren Kessel

Lauren Kessel accepted the assistant principal position at McMillan Junior High in the spring of 2023.

Kessel previously taught seventh grade reading at McMillan. There she served as a member of the Leadership Academy, was the seventh grade Academic Team Facilitator, an #EdTechWylie Coach, and a mentor teacher.

Kessel began her educational journey in Wylie ISD at Draper Intermediate. She taught fifth and sixth grade English Language Arts, including all levels of reading and GT, from 2014-2022. 

A University of North Texas graduate, Kessel received her Bachelor of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies and also earned a Master of Education degree in Educational Administration from Texas A&M Commerce.