• Architecture

    Architectural Design

    The Keller ISD Architecture program is designed to provide students advanced knowledge and skills specific to those needed to enter a career in architecture and construction or prepare a foundation toward a postsecondary degree in architecture, construction science, drafting, interior design, and landscape architecture. This pathway includes advanced knowledge of the design, design history, techniques, and tools related to the production of drawings, renderings, and scaled models for commercial or residential architectural purposes. Students participating in a Practicum in Architectural Design will gain industry related experience through real-world instruction on work ethics, safety and career-specific technical instruction.


    Pathway Information


    Courses: Principles of Architecture, Architectural Design I, Architectural Design II, Practicum in Architectural Design



    Jeff Taylor
    Jeff Taylor
    Architectural Design II   l   Practicum of Architectural Designs

    Jeff Taylor teaches Architectural Design I & II and Practicum Architectural Design, and is the lead advisor for Technology Student Association (TSA). He is also the Texas TSA State Contest Director. Mr. Taylor graduated from the University of North Texas in 2004. He started teaching at his alma mater Caprock High School in Amarillo, Texas in 2009. He uses 15 years of industry experience working for architecture and civil engineering firms to bring real-world opportunities to his classes. 
    Wendy Starkey 
    Principles of Architecture   I   Architectural Design I

    Wendy Starkey is the Principles of Architecture and Architectural Design I teacher at KCAL. After receiving her degree in Sport Sciences from Ohio University, she has been in education for over 16 years as a teacher and cross country/track/volleyball coach in Ohio and Texas. *  Additional experience for architecture comes from teaching Civil Engineering & Architecture and personal historic home renovations. Wendy has taught Digital Media, Physical Education, Computer Science, and Engineering courses.In her spare time, she enjoys running, reading, and trying out new BBQ places with her husband.Her son was a graduate from Central and is currently a Corporal in the Marines.


    Rebecca Morrow


    Principles of Interior Design  I   Interior Design I  I   Interior Design II   I   Practicum of Interior Design   I   Fashion Design II

    Rebecca Morrow comes to us from Keller High School where she taught all forms of Family and Consumer Sciences classes for 19 years.  She is also the advisor for FCCLA Design at KCAL.  In her free time, she enjoys shopping, event planning, Broadway musicals and spending time with her husband and two sons watching sports.