Meet the New Principal!

Back to School 2022-2023

New Principal at Banta Elementary School!

I hope you had a relaxing and joyous summer vacation! My name is Tabatha Maxie and I am your new Principal at Banta Elementary School. Prior to returning to Banta, I served as the Assistant Principal at STEAM Academy at River Islands and was fortunate to have taught at Banta before becoming an administrator. I am honored to return to the Banta Mustang family!

My Career

  • Served 11 years in the United States Marine Corps
  • Worked as a Radio Frequency Identification Field Service Engineer for Lockheed Martin
  • Earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Management from University of Phoenix
  • Earned a Master of Arts in Elementary Education from University of Phoenix
  • Earned a Master of Arts in Administration Leadership from Concordia University Irvine

My Philosophy of Education

Back-to-School Tips for Families

Creative ideas for getting back to the routine!

You won't need all of these supplies, but you might discover some items on this list that will help your child/family get into in a successful school routine!