Mrs. Jody Capehart
Head of School/Founder
Jody currently serves as the Head of School at The Camerata School. The Camerata School is a Christian and classical school with an emphasis on the Fine Arts and STEAM for students in grades K-12 and currently enrolling for the 2016-17 school year.
Jody Capehart is an educator, author and speaker with 44 years experience. Her education and administrative experience includes: Founding Grace Academy of Dallas in 1974, serving as minister to children at Grace Bible Church for 8 years, serving as the Head of School at The Covenant School, helping found and serve as head of Prestonwood Christian Academy, founding and serving as Head of School of Legacy Christian in Frisco, teaching graduate level courses for Dallas Baptist University, and served as Head of School for Grace Academy of Prosper for 4 years.
She speaks for MOPS, PTA, Women’s Ministries, ACSI, schools, churches, and conferences nationally and internationally. She is the author or co-author of 17 books including Cherishing and Challenging Your Children, Teaching with Heart, Once Upon a Time, Christian Charm Course, Touching Hearts and Changing Lives, The Discipline Guide, Discipline by Design, Bonding with Your Teens through Boundaries, You and Your ADD Child and Marching to the Beat of a Different Drum (with the late Dr. Paul Warren) and Discipline to the Design of Your Child with additional books coming out.
Jody is happily married to Paul Capehart who recently retired from 44 years with the Dallas Symphony Orchestra. They have 3 grown children and 5 grandchildren. Jody’s heart is for her family. They are members of Stonebriar Community Church. Her interests include reading, gardening, music, cooking, and swimming.