Leadership Staff


    Phil Kempson | Principal 

    Bio coming soon!



    Andrew Cellars | Assistant Principal 

    Andy Cellars is entering his 24th year in education. Mr. Cellars served as a coach and English teacher for 12 years mostly in Ennis and McKinney. As a football coach , he was blessed to be a part of a very successful program and eventually was a coach on 2 State Championship teams. He then moved in to administration in Anna ISD as an assistant principal, and became the high school principal after three years.  Mr. Cellars has recently worked in Melissa ISD before coming to Howe High School as an assistant principal. Mr. Cellars received his B.S. degree from Stephen F. Austin and his M.Ed. from Dallas Baptist University. He received his Superintendent certification through Lamar University.  His wife Malissa is a Special Education teacher in Anna ISD. Mr. Cellars has 3 children and a grand-daughter on the way. He is excited about being able to bring his years of experience to the Howe High School administrative staff!