Meet the Principal

 Howard Gatewood

Phone: 972-617-0066


Degrees and Certifications:

Howard Gatewood

Principal Bio

Mr. Gatewood joins the Red Oak ISD team after serving as an assistant principal in Arlington ISD and previously serving as an assistant principal and teacher at Red Oak High School. Before that, he was a Sergeant Major in the United States Marine Corps where he served proudly for 22 years.

Mr. Gatewood earned a master’s degree from Concordia University and a bachelor’s degree from Columbia College. He is presently working on his doctorate at Concordia University. His wife Desiree is a UNT administrator, and they have three children.