Meet Our 8th Grade Assistant Principal

Phone: 210-945-1220


Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelors in Social Studies Composite Masters in Education

Mr. Jerry Mendiola


Mr. Mendiola is new to Kitty Hawk Middle School this year.   He served 10 years at Harlandale ISD where he was a AP Social Studies teacher for 4 years and Department Chair for 3 years at Harlandale High School. He has also spent 6 yrs Assistant Principal (3 yrs at Kingsborough Middle School/3 yrs at Leal Middle School).  Mr. Mendiola started his profession in education as a Para Professional 8 yrs at St Anthony Catholic High School.  He has also coached 8 yrs as a Varsity Football Assistant Coach and 7 yrs as a Varsity Girls Basketball Head Coach.

Mr. Mendiola attended a year at Kansas University while in the Marine Corps and finished receiving his Bachelors in Social Studies Composite from University of Texas San Antonio. Later he earned a Masters in Education from University of Texas San Antonio

He was born and raised in San Antonio, graduated high school from St Anthony High School Seminary.

Afterwards, he served 6 years in the U.S. Marine Corps, Military Police.

Currently he lives in Shertz, Tx. and has been married for 17 years to Tina; 3 daughters (Anastasia 29, Jocelyn 17, Inara 14). 

He Loves the KC Chiefs, Spurs and Jayhawks.  He also spent many years after the Marines working at resorts in Alaska, Hawaii and Utah to name a few. Mr. mendiola loves to travel and read Sci Fi books.