Professional Responsibilities

  • Assist in providing leadership that promotes education and inspiration for all to succeed. 

Professional Experience

  • A teacher at Cabool Middle School - 7 years

    A teacher at West Plains High School - 1 year

    Assistant Principal at West Plains Middle School - 1-year

  • Name: Ryan Smith
    Title: Assistant Principal 
    Phone: (417) 256-7152 Ext. 4224
    Best Time to Reach Me:  7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.


  • Born: West Plains, Missouri 
    Undergraduate Study: Bachelor of Science/History - Drury University
    Graduate Study: Master of Educational Leadership and Administration - Arkansas State University 
    Year(s) @ West Plains Public Schools: 2

Professional Memberships

  • Missouri State Teachers Association 

Personal & Professional Interests

  • Family - I've been married to my wife, Ashlee for 10 years. We have 2 daughters Rylee (8), Arya (4) and a son, Nash (2). 
    Interests - Spending quality time with my family, outdoor activities, football (Dallas Cowboys), baseball (Cardinals), and college basketball.