St. Lucie Public Schools is pleased to announce that Angela Patton, our esteemed Assistant Principal from Mariposa Elementary School, has been awarded the title of 2023 Florida Assistant Principal of the Year at the Florida Department of Education Reception in Orlando.
Ms. Patton is currently the Assistant Principal at Mariposa Elementary School. Her exceptional leadership qualities and dedication to the St. Lucie Public Schools community are just a few reasons why she is receiving this recognition.
Superintendent Dr. Jon R. Prince stated, “Ms. Patton has been an invaluable member of our administrative team for the past 8 years, and her impact on the district and school is immeasurable. She has devoted herself to ensuring that every student she encounters has access to high-quality education and support services. Her commitment to student success is evident in her interactions with students, teachers, and parents alike. We are thrilled to have one of our own St. Lucie Public Schools employees receive this distinguished recognition.”
The Florida Department of Education’s employee recognition program recognizes and honors the contributions of outstanding school administrators, classroom teachers, and education support personnel. The bureau coordinates the following programs: Teacher of the Year, School-Related Employee of the Year, Outstanding Assistant Principal of the Year, and Principal of the Year.