Mrs. Kellie Heckert



Degrees and Certifications:

BA in English—Texas A&M University MEd in Curriculum & Instruction—University of North Texas

Mrs. Kellie Heckert

Kellie Heckert has been an educator since 1993, starting in GPISD in 1999. She became a teacher because she loves learning and wanted to share her love of learning and intellectual curiosity with young adults. Mrs. Heckert is also passionate about the transformative power of reading and writing. 

She's a Dallas native and a seventh-generation Texan. Mrs. Heckert received a B.A. in English from Texas A&M University, and she also holds an M.Ed. in Curriculum & Instruction from the University of North Texas. Her certifications include 6-12 ELA, English as a Second Language, and EC-12 Principal. She's taught at GPFAA since the doors opened in 2013!

Mrs. Heckert has been married to Bill Heckert since 1991, and they have an adult daughter. Mrs. Heckert is owned by three dogs and loves to cook and travel.

Please feel free to contact her at with any questions or concerns! She loves hearing from parents!