Honoring KCPS Principals: Luis Hinojosa


This October is National Principals Month, when we recognize the essential role our principals play in making their schools absolutely amazing. In honor of our KCPS principals, we are highlighting our school leaders with fun questions throughout the month.

Luis Hinojosa, Principal
Whittier Elementary School

Luis is entering his fifth year as the Principal of Whittier Elementary! Go Lions!

Q: Favorite comfort food?

A. Cheeseburgers

Q: What band/artist gets a heavy rotation on your playlist?

A: Bob Marley

Q: Movie you have watched way too many times?

A: Remember the Titans

Q: Do you have a secret talent/hobby?

A: Karaoke

Q: What is the best advice you have ever received?

A: Double down when you can.

Q: Why did you become a principal/go into education?

A: I wanted to help students become more than they thought they could be.

Thank you, Mr. Hinojosa, for your dedication in helping our future leaders be prepared for success!