Patricia "Cookie" Bader is our Director.
Cookie is a life-long Valley resident.
She brings years of educational and administrative experience to her position as director.
She worked in the Edinburg and Pharr-San Juan-Alamo school districts for 35 years before joining The Discovery School.
She has a B.S. and M.Ed. from Sam Houston State University and UT-Pan Am.
has certifications in the areas of Supervision, Mid-Management and Superintendent.