Roach Middle School
Terri Gladden

Terri Gladden, Principal

With over 30 years of experience in education, Terri Allen Gladden has been principal of Sam and Ann Roach Middle School since it opened in 2005. Prior to her current position, Gladden was an assistant principal for seven years, the last four of those in FISD at Clark and Wester middle schools. She taught mathematics at the middle school level for 13 years in both Dallas and Lewisville schools. She has a bachelor’s degree from Oklahoma State and a master’s degree from what is now Texas A&M Commerce.





Katie Granado, Assistant Principal
7th Grade Admirals (7B) & 8th Grade
Campus Behavior Coordinator

Katie Granado started her career in education in 2008. Prior to coming to Roach MS in 2012 to teach 8th grade ILA, Mrs. Granado taught 8th grade Language Arts at Lake Highlands JH in the Richardson ISD for 4 years. In addition to teaching, Mrs. Granado has served as a department chair and team leader. She has also worked in administrative roles at the collegiate level. Mrs. Granado earned her bachelor’s degree from Texas A&M University in 2003 and her Master of Science degree in Education from Florida State University in 2007.

Katie Granado




Courtney McDonald, Assistant Principal
6th Grade & 7th Grade Rampage (7A)

Courtney McDonald received her bachelor’s degree from Texas A&M University and her master’s degree in Educational Administration from Dallas Baptist University.  Mrs. McDonald joined Frisco ISD in 2003 and became an Assistant Principal at Roach in 2009.  Before coming to Frisco, Mrs. McDonald also taught in Plano and Northwest ISDs.

Courtney McDonald