Mrs. Debbie Romines was the first principal of Butterfield Elementary in 2008. During that year the school earned State recognition as an exemplary campus. In 2009 Mr. Larry Beam took over and is currently the principal. Under his guidance, Butterfield has earned several state distinctions in Academic Achievements in Reading and ELAR, Top 25%, closing the gaps, and post-secondary readiness.
During the Fall of 2017 Butterfield Elementary was nominated as a Capturing Kids’ Heart Showcase School.
2008-2009 TEA Exemplary School
2009-2010 TEA Recognized School
2010-2011 TEA Recognized School
2012-2012 TEA Distinctions Academic Achievement English Language Arts/Reading
2013-2014 TEA Distinctions in Top 25% Closing Performance Gaps
2015-2016 TEA Distinctions in Post-Secondary Readiness
2016-2017 TEA Distinctions in Top 25% Closing Performance Gaps
2017 Capturing Kids’ Hearts Showcase School Nominee