PRESS RELEASE: Administrative Assignments for FY2015
Superintendent Genelle Zoratti Yost is pleased to announce administrative changes occurring with St. Lucie Public Schools for the 2014-15 school year.
Mrs. Felicia Nixon is being promoted to the position of principal at Dan McCarty Middle School. Mrs. Nixon is currently the principal at C.A.Moore Elementary School (2011-Present) where she has facilitated an improvement in student performance. Most notably, she is celebrated for her expertise in literacy.
Dr. David Washington, current principal at Dan McCarty Middle School, is assigned to the position of Director of Recruitment/Retention. Beginning his career in 1983, Dr. Washington has filled many roles in St. Lucie County and is an advocate for students and educators alike.
Mrs. Pam Holmes, current Assistant Principal at C.A.Moore Elementary School, will move into the principalship at this site. Mrs. Holmes has vast experience as a leader in St. Lucie where she has served the District as a teacher and an administrator since 1991.
Mrs. Cynthia Cobb, Principal at Rivers Edge Elementary, is retiring after 35 years of service to St. Lucie. Mrs. Kerry Walukiewcz is being named Principal at Rivers Edge Elementary School. Mrs. Walukiewcz began her teaching career in St. Lucie County in 1995 and has served as teacher in a variety of locations. In recognition of her teaching excellence, she was named the State of Florida’s Teacher of the Year in 2005. Additionally, she holds credentials of a National Board Certified Teacher. She has been serving as the Assistant Principal of Oak Hammock K-8 School since 2010.
We congratulate the newly appointed principals and look forward to a productive year ahead.