Karnes City ISD
Welcome to the KCISD website! Our District is proud of its rich tradition and commitment to excellence. The KCISD team strives to provide a quality education for all students in pre-kindergarten through grade twelve. Our schools are small enough to make personal connections, yet large enough to offer students a wide array of programs and activities. The District provides a variety of educational opportunities and involvement for the entire community in a hometown atmosphere. KCISD is a great place to live, work and learn.
Dr. Winn’s Bio
Jeanette Winn is a native of Edna, Texas. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Curriculum and Instruction from Texas A&M University and her Master of Education in Educational Administration from Southwest Texas State University, now Texas State University. Dr. Winn received her Doctorate of Education from Lamar University where she earned the distinction of Outstanding Doctoral Student.
Her professional experience began as an elementary and middle school teacher in Texas. She also taught junior high and high school math in Arkansas and South Carolina. After serving as a campus assistant principal in South Carolina for four years, Dr. Winn returned to Texas and joined the KCISD team as the Roger E. Sides Elementary Principal. She also served as the Karnes City Junior High Principal and the Karnes City High School Principal before being selected for the role of Superintendent in August, 2010. In 2018 Dr. Winn was selected as the Superintendent of the Year for Region 3.
Professionally, Dr. Winn is extensively involved and active at both the state and regional levels. She currently serves on the executive committees of the Texas Association of School Administrators and the UIL Music Region Twelve. Additionally she serves on the board of directors for the Texas Rural Education Association and the Equity Center.
Dr. Winn is married to Leo Moczygemba. She has three sons, all graduates of Karnes City High School who continued their education by earning Bachelor's and Master's degrees. Chris and Anthony serve as mental health professionals and Matthew is employed as a higher education professional.