Degrees and Certifications:

Miss Kristin Smits

Welcome to English IV. Miss Smits is excited to be teaching at Kempner this year! This is her third year of teaching high school English. She has previously taught middle school English, Science, and History as well as spent time teaching preschool in private schools. Overall this is the beginning of her 14th year in education. She grew up in Sugar Land and is Clements High School graduate. She graduated from Stephen F. Austin State University with a B.S. in Psychology. She has also earned a M.S. in Library and Information Sciences from the University of North Texas and a M.Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction from Concordia University Texas. 

  • Degrees:

    B.S. Psychology

    M.S. Library and Information Sciences

    M.Ed. Curriculum and Instruction


    Teaching Certifications:

    EC-6 Generalist

    4-8 Core Classes

    7-12 English

    Gifted and Talented



  • Schedule:

    1st Period English IV

    2nd Period English IV

    3rd Period English IV

    4th Period English IV

    5th Period EDU 1300 

    6th Period Cheerleading

    7th Period Conference

  • During online learning, tutorials are Tuesdays at 8:15 AM-8:45 AM and 2:45 PM- 3:15 PM.