Phone: 737-931-2400


Degrees and Certifications:

Melanie Beninga, Principal

Mrs. Beninga is the principal of Bee Cave Middle School. She has been with Lake Travis ISD since 2002 and has served in a variety of instructional roles. She has experience teaching multiple grade levels at both the elementary and secondary levels. In addition, she has served as a campus 504 and testing coordinator, a district behavior specialist, an elementary school counselor, assistant principal, and most recently, as the principal of West Cypress Hills Elementary.

Ms. Beninga earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Education from Texas A&M University, a Masters of Counseling and Guidance degree from Texas State University, and is a Licensed Professional Counselor.

She, her husband, and two children live in the Lakeway area.