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Mr. Tony Swafford

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Principal

Local Address: Fort Worth, Texas, United States
Texans Can! academies
325 W. 12Th Street
Dallas, Texas 75208
United States

Company Description: That's where TEXANS CAN! makes a difference. Help us provide an alternative for at-risk students. High-school age students turn to TEXANS CAN! for...   more
Background

Employment History

  • Principal - Email
    Texans Can! academies
  • Assistant Principal
    School Improvement at Fort Worth Can Academy - Campus Drive
  • Principal
    Fort Worth Can Academy - River Oaks
  • Principal
    Carrollton/Farmers Branch Campus
  • Principal
    River Oaks
  • Assistant Superintendent of Academic Programs
    Denton ISD

Education

  • master's degree
    University of North Texas
  • bachelors Degree
    University of North Texas
  • high school diplomas
  • Ponder High School
  • BS , Physical Education and Biology
    University of North Texas
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Web References
Tony Swafford | Dallas Can Academy - Carrollton/Farmers Branch
www.americacan.net, 6 Feb 2014 [cached]
Tony Swafford
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Tony Swafford Principal
Tony Swafford is a native of Ponder, Texas and holds bachelors and masters degrees from the University of North Texas. He has been involved professionally in education for over 40 years, serving in numerous roles in public schools and private business focusing on improving student performance.
Mr. Swafford has been with Texans Can Academies Since October, 2008, serving as Assistant Principal for School Improvement at Fort Worth Can Academy - Campus Drive for one year, and four years as principal at Fort Worth Can Academy - River Oaks. In those four years, he was instrumental in reducing the dropout and mobility rates for students, increasing the graduation and completion rates, and ensuring that the campus met state and federal accountability standards.
Swafford and his lovely wife, Charla have been married 37 years and have two grown children, Shelly, a middle school choir director, and Jay, a high school teacher and coach. They both enjoy spending quality time with family, especially 9 year old granddaughter Mackenzie.
Mr. Swafford is beginning his first year as Principal of the Carrollton/Farmers Branch Campus, and is deeply committed to the students of Dallas Can Academy and their success in pursuing their high school diplomas and improving their lives.
AMERICA CAN! School of Choice, Donate Now, we're changing lives!
www.america-can.org, 16 Dec 2013 [cached]
Tony Swafford, Principal - email
Tony ...
www.dallascan.org, 2 Mar 2013 [cached]
Tony Swafford Principal
Tony Swafford is a native of Ponder, Texas and holds bachelors and master's degrees from the University of North Texas. He has been involved professionally in education for over 40 years, serving in numerous roles in public schools and private business focusing on improving student performance.
Mr. Swafford has been with Texans Can Academies Since October, 2008, serving as Assistant Principal for School Improvement at Fort Worth Can Academy - Campus Drive for one year and is now entering his fourth year as principal at River Oaks. In those four years, he has been instrumental in reducing the dropout and mobility rates for students, increasing the graduation and completion rates, and insuring that the campus meets state and federal accountability standards.
Swafford and his lovely wife, Charla have been married 37 years and have two grown children, Shelly, a middle school choir director, and Jay, a high school teacher and coach. They both enjoy spending quality time with family, especially 9 year old granddaughter Mackenzie.
Mr. Swafford is deeply committed to the students of Fort Worth Can Academy and their success in pursuing their high school diplomas and improving their lives.
TEXANS CAN! School of Choice, Donate Now, we're changing lives!
www.fortworthcan.org, 22 July 2012 [cached]
Tony Swafford, Principal Fort Worth Can! Academy River Oaks Tony Swafford is a native of Ponder, Texas, graduating from Ponder High School in 1971. He holds a BS in Physical Education and Biology (1974) and an M.Ed. in Public School Administration (1980) from the University of North Texas. Swafford has held many positions in Texas public schools, from custodian, maintenance, bus driver, teacher, coach, assistant principal, middle school and high school principal, director, executive director and assistant superintendent. He retired from Denton ISD in 2005 to pursue consulting opportunities, travelling across the country assisting with workshops for teachers and administrators with Dr. Ruby Payne's Aha! Process, Inc. He has also been a teacher and administrator mentor with the I Teach Texas alternative certification program and presented SAT Prep Seminars for Test Prep Seminars of Cedar Rapids, Iowa.
Mr. Swafford has been with Texans Can! Since October, 2008, serving as Assistant Principal for School Improvement at Fort Worth Can! Academy - Campus Drive. With his assistance, Campus Drive met the Adequate Yearly Progress indicators of the No Child Left Behind act for the second consecutive year and will move out of the School Improvement Program in the 2009-10 school year. He was appointed principal at River Oaks on June 15, 2009.
Swafford and his lovely wife, Charla have been married 34 years and have two grown children, Shelly, a middle school choir director, and Jay, a high school teacher and coach. They both enjoy spending quality time with family, especially 5 year old granddaughter Mackenzie.
Mr. Swafford is deeply committed to the students of Fort Worth Can! Academy and their success in pursuing their high school diploma and improving their lives. He views his responsibilities this way; "I look forward to the challenge of increasing enrollment, retention, and graduation rates by providing the students of Fort Worth Can!
Testimonials
www.vlkarchitects.com, 28 Feb 2006 [cached]
- Tony Swafford, Assistant Superintendent of Academic Programs, Denton ISD
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