Dr. Edgar B. Tibayan, principal of Lucy Rede Franco Middle School in Presidio, has been selected to represent the Texas Association of Secondary School Principals (TASSP) as a Region 18 Outstanding Principal of the Year. As such, Tibayan will be eligible to compete for the state title of Texas Principal of the Year.
TASSP recognizes outstanding principals and assistant principals from the twenty region Education Service Centers in the state. School administrators are nominated and chosen by their peers within their regions. Nominations are based upon exemplary performance and outstanding leadership.
Tibayan, who has served at the middle school since 2011, attended Cavite State University in the Philippines, where he earned a Bachelor’s Degree in agriculture with a major in education and a minor in economics. He received his Masters of Education degree with a major in educational management from De La Salle University in Dasmarinas, Phillipines, and later completed his Doctor of Education degree in 2002, when he received the “Highest Distinction Award.”