Sandlapper Elementary Faculty will have a new principal when courses resume soon after winter season crack. Dr. Whitney Prowell will turn into the new principal successful January 2, 2023. She will swap Connie May possibly, who has recognized a posture in the Georgetown County School District.
“For the earlier 14 a long time, Dr. Prowell has been honing her capabilities as an educator acquiring stellar learners, lecturers, and administrators,” Superintendent Dr. Baron R. Davis reported. “As an assistant principal, she has served in a lot of roles and taken gain of skilled advancement alternatives that have helped get ready her to be an excellent principal.”
Dr. Prowell commenced her vocation in 2008 as an educator at Armstrong Elementary Faculty in Greenville County. She joined the Richland Two loved ones a 12 months later on as a Lonnie B. Nelson Elementary Faculty teacher. Given that 2013 Dr. Prowell has served as an assistant principal initial at Bridge Creek and then at Joseph Keels elementary educational institutions.
Dr. Prowell claimed, “It is really an honor to have the option to serve as principal of Sandlapper Elementary. I will get the job done to be certain all Sandlapper Stars carry on to thrive in a leading discovering natural environment wherever everyone feels valued and respected. I am hunting forward to functioning along with college, workers, households, and the community as we inspire our college students to get to for the stars.”
Dr. Prowell is the 2022 South Carolina Alliance of Black School Educators Elementary Assistant Principal of the Year. In 2012-2013 she was named the Lonnie B. Nelson Trainer of the Yr.
Dr. Prowell attained a bachelor’s degree in elementary schooling from Furman University. She gained a learn of education and learning degree in academic administration, an educational specialist diploma in instructional administration, and a doctorate in academic administration from the College of South Carolina.
Sandlapper is a Computer system Science Immersion Magnet College. The program prepares college students in function, everyday living, and citizenship by giving personal computer science coding abilities to turn out to be powerful collaborators and communicators, computational and resourceful thinkers as effectively as issue solvers with a world-wide point of view. Sandlapper is a receiver of a 2022 Magnet Colleges of The usa (MSA), Countrywide New and Rising Benefit Award of Excellence.