COLLEGE STATION, Texas - Cypress Grove Intermediate school in the College Station Independent School District has a new principal.

College Station ISD Superintendent Clark Ealy announced that Holly Scott has been promoted from Assistant Principal at A&M Consolidated Middle School to the position.

Scott will take over a for Kellie Deegear who was named the principal for CSISD's third intermediate school last month. Both will finish out their current roles before moving into their new roles this summer.

“Holly’s student-centered focus aligns well with CSISD’s mission and day-to-day practice,” Ealy said in a statement. “Her calm, professional and caring demeanor for students and staff make her the right choice to continue steering Cypress Grove in a positive direction.”

Scott has been the assistant principal at A&M Consolidated Middle School this past year.

Prior to that, she worked in Bryan ISD from 1993 to 2015, most notably as principal of Milam Elementary for three years and principal at Sam Houston Elementary for five years. Additionally, she served as BISD’s mathematics coordinator for four years before becoming a campus administrator.

Scott earned a bachelor’s degree from Texas A&M University in 1992 and her master’s degree in educational administration from Texas A&M in 2004.