Dr. Collins, Principal




      Dr. Michelle Collins,        

Dr. Collins has served as principal at Cedar Ridge Elementary since 2013. She served as the Principal at Cedar Ridge Primary for five years prior. She currently teaches for Evangel University as an adjunct professor for the Master’s Degree Program in Curriculum and Instruction. Before joining Branson Schools, Dr. Collins was the Principal at Forsyth Elementary where she also served as a fourth grade teacher prior to starting her career in Administration. Dr. Collins has a Bachelor’s degree from College of the Ozarks in Elementary Education. She received a Master of Arts in Educational Administration from Southwest Baptist University in 2003 as well as completing a Specialist and Doctorate degree from Lindenwood University in 2008. Dr. Collins is a member of the Missouri Association of Elementary School Principals and National Association of Elementary School Principals.

Dr. Kendra Scott, Assistant Principal




Dr. Kendra Scott,        
     Assistant Principal    

Dr. Scott has served as assistant principal at Cedar Ridge Elementary since 2021. She served as a District special education process coordinator for six-year prior. For five years, Dr. Scott was a special education teacher and assistant softball coach at Branson High School. Dr. Scott has a Bachelor’s degree from Evangel University, a master’s degree from Drury University, and a specialist degree in Educational Leadership from Arkansas State University. She completed her doctorate in Educational Administration through Lindenwood University in 2020.