Roy Bedichek Middle School

Assistant Principals

 Erica Ramirez - Assistant Principal -

AP Ramirez photoErica Ramirez has been an assistant principal for four years at Bedichek Middle School, an AVID National Showcase campus in the Austin Independent School District. She is currently the administrator of the sixth grade class: Go class of 2027!  She has been in AISD for 14 years and is a proud member of the Bedichek Bobcat family. She attended Texas State University, where she received her Bachelor of Science in Health and Wellness Promotion. Her career in education began at Martin Middle School, where she taught science for five years in sixth, seventh and eight grade. Ms. Ramirez went on to become of the founding members of the Social Emotional Learning Department in AISD and had the oppurtunity to support the Crockett High School vertical team in her role with SEL. While working with SEL, Ms. Ramirez earned her Master of Education degree from Concordia University. She then served as an assistant principal at Williams Elementary before joining the Bedichek Middle School administrative team.


 Sarah Atkinson - Assistant Principal -

AP Atkinson photoSarah Angela Atkinson is entering her 16th year in education.  Ms. Atkinson graduated from Southwestern University in Georgetown with her bachelor's degree and Lamar University in Beaumont with her master's in Educational Administration.  In addition she is a National Board Certified teacher in mathematics.  Ms. Atkinson began her time at AISD in 2013 as a math teacher and instructional coach.  She has been fortunate to teach in high achieving school districts throughout the country including Oregon, New Mexico and Leander ISD in Texas.  Ms Atkinton has taught at both the middle and high school levels and understands how to support students to be succcessful at each of these levels and ultimately become life long learners.  In addition, Ms. Atkinson has coached student athletes at the middle and high school levels.  She is a mother to two former Bobcat students.



 Maria Neesman - Assistant Principal -

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