Phone: 361-584-2547


Degrees and Certifications:

Degrees: Bachelors of Arts in Political Science, 1997 Teaching Certification, 2001 Masters in Educational Administration, 2004 Certifications:  8th – 12th Generalist  EC – 4th Generalist  4th – 8th Generalist  Principal Certification  6th – 12th Government  Teaching Certificate

Ms. Christina Barrera-Melde


Hi, I'm Ms. Barrera-Melde. I have been teaching in Texas since 2005. I grew up around the world since I am a military brat.  I married in 1997 to Jeff Melde and settled in Bishop. I currently live near Petronila and enjoy traveling, scrapbooking, reading, and spending time with my friends and family.

My Education and Professional Background

My undergraduate degree is from Texas A & M University in Corpus Christi where I earned a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and my Teaching Certification.  I earned my masters in Educational Administration from A & M University in Corpus Christi.

My Educational Philosophy

My philosophy is to teach from the heart while allowing students to discover their own abilities to be a scholar and positive leader in our school community.

My Club/organization sponsor

I am the UIL academic coach for Current Events and History

Social Studies Department Chair