TUPELO – Joyner Elementary principal Glenda Scott will be the interim principal at Tupelo High School. Lawndale Elementary Assistant Principal Jason Harris will be the interim principal at Joyner.
Scott will replace Mac Curlee, who will retire on Dec. 31. Scott is in her first year at Joyner, a kindergarten to second-grade school, after previously serving as principal at Rankin. Earlier this year, Rankin was named a national Blue Ribbon School for the 2008-09 school year, during which time Scott was the school’s principal.
Scott is also the wife of Lee County Superintendent Mike Scott.
Harris is in his fourth year at Lawndale. Prior to that he was an assistant principal at Columbus High School.
Read Tuesday’s NEMS Daily Journal newspaper for more.
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