Mrs. Fulton Tara Fulton


Tara Fulton is the principal at Clute Intermediate School. She has been a teacher, assistant principal, and principal in Brazosport ISD.  Mrs. Fulton is a graduate of the University of Houston - Clear Lake and holds a Master of Science Degree in Educational Management. She also received her Bachelor of Music in Music Education from the University of Houston. Tara and her husband have two wonderful children. Her hobbies include relaxing at home with her family and attending her children’s band events. She is involved in the community as a member of the Life Church music team, as well as a volunteer at Kidz Harbor. Mrs. Fulton says, “I have the best job in the world.  I love going to my campus everyday because I believe that all students deserve the very best learning environment, and our campus works together as a team to create this for all students.” 

Professional Accomplishments:
BISD Teacher of the Year 2006
BISD Assistant Principal of the Year 2014
BISD Principal of the Year 2016, 2019, 2022
Recipient of Solution Tree Women’s Leadership Scholarship 2019



Mrs. Guzman

Liz Guzman

Assistant Principal
Mrs. Guzman is an assistant principal at CIS.  She graduated from Southeastern Oklahoma State University with a bachelor's in Elementary Education and from University of Houston-Clear Lake with a master's in Education Administration.  She has teaching experience in math at the elementary, middle, and high school grade levels in the Galveston and Clear Creek Independent School Districts. Mrs. Guzman grew up in a small town in Oklahoma but now resides in Galveston with her husband and their two daughters.  Her favorite hobbies are fishing, reading, and working puzzles.

Stephanye Durham
Assistant Principal

Mrs. Durham is the 6th grade principal and 5th grade alpha-split P-Z. She graduated from Texas State University in 2010 with a Bachelor's in Exercise Sports Science and a minor in Math; and from the University of Texas Arlington in Educational Leadership  and Policy Studies in 2022. She is coming to CIS with teaching experience in intermediate and high school grade levels with Dickinson ISD, Clear Creek ISD and Brazosport High School for the last 6 years. Mrs. Durham is a new mom and enjoys spending time with her husband, son and two furbabies. Her favorite hobbies are softball, fishing and interior design. Her favorite thing about education is knowing that we have the ability to shape our youth, the foundation of our future; How amazing is that? Her passion is to instill great work ethic in our students and to build their character so that when they leave our hands they are on the path to success. 

Kimberly Ziehl
Assistant Principal
Though this year is Kimberly Ziehl’s first year at Clute Intermediate as an Assistant Principal, it is not the only time she has been a Clute Cougar.  During the 2012-2013 school year Mrs. Ziehl was a math interventionist at CIS prior to becoming the Assistant Principal at T.W. Ogg Elementary from 2013-2017.  She then moved to Rasco Middle School as the 5th grade Assistant Principal for 3 years and the past two years, 2020-2022, Mrs. Ziehl was the Principal at Danbury High School and Middle School in Danbury ISD.  She is very excited to be back in BISD and at Clute Intermediate for her 10th year as an administrator and 19th year in education.  During her time as a teacher, Mrs. Ziehl taught all core subjects as well as elementary music. Mrs. Ziehl loves spending time with her husband, Clint, and her two fur babies who are both dalmatians.  They love to take road trips and when at home, love to watch movies and swim.  She and Mr. Ziehl are “foodies” who enjoy finding great places to eat where they travel. She enjoys visiting family and friends in New Mexico and Colorado when she gets the chance! 

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