Mike Kelly came to China Spring in July of 2011 to serve as the Intermediate School Principal. His previous experience included Principal and Superintendent for Jonesboro ISD, high school English teacher/ coach in Gatesville ISD, 4th grade teacher in Gatesville ISD and Middle School English teacher/coach in Granbury ISD.

Mr. Kelly grew up in Cypress, Texas where he graduated from Cy-Fair High School in 1997. He received his bachelors degree in Exercise and Sports Science from Howard Payne University, where he played basketball and baseball for four years. Mr. Kelly received his master’s degree in Educational Administration from Tarleton State University in 2006 and completed his Superintendent Certification through The University of Texas of the Permian Basin in 2011.  

Mr. Kelly is married to Jessica and they have three children; Camden (5), Anna (3) and Grace (1). In his spare time he likes to hunt, fish, spend time with his family, do anything outdoors and watch sports.


















2009 China Spring Independent School District PO Box 250, China Spring, TX. 76633 Phone: (254)836-1115 Fax: (254)836-0559