As with the start of any new school year, changes can be expected.
The Cumberland County School System reports the following to the 2021-2022 school year. The following is a report of the changes to certified staff (teachers and principals) to be seen by the board of education in their meeting tomorrow night (July 22, 2021):
BROWN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Kevin Lewis – new assistant principal.
Andrew Buchanan – new special day teacher.
CRAB ORCHARD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Mary Harelson – new assistant principal.
Amanda White – new teacher.
Jessica Marsee – new music teacher replacing Caleb Capps.
Kayla Walker – new SPED teacher.
HOMESTEAD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Mary Edmonds – new principal replacing Candace Cook.
Elizabeth Watts – new assistant principal replacing Mary Edmonds.
Terra DeBord – new CDC teacher replacing April Stover.
Victoria Mackzum – new 5th grade teacher replacing Jennifer Asberry.
Heather Dial – new 6th grade ELA teacher replacing Stephanie Campbell.
MARTIN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
No changes indicated.
NORTH CUMBERLAND ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Thomas Fuhrman is the new principal. He replaces Jennifer Magnusson who accepted a job with the state education department.
PINE VIEW ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Justin Whittenbarger will be the new principal. He replaces Kara Spicer who heads to Stone Elementary to be the new principal.
Teresa Cowley – new teacher replacing Courtney Sexton.
Ashley Corbin – new teacher replacing Justin Gibson.
Sara Tate – new music teacher replacing Bruce Cook.
PLEASANT HILL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Lindsay Kirk – new kindergarten teacher replacing Amanda Mullinix.
Krystal Collins – new kindergarten teacher replacing Allysa Atkinson.
SOUTH CUMBERLAND ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Dawn Hall – new principal replacing Darrell Threet.
Blake Allen– new assistant principal replacing Vicki Mackzum.
Mario Jose Laborde – new music teacher replacing Me’Haley Babich.
Jamie White – new RTI coordinator.
STONE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Kara Spicer will be the new principal. She replaces Justin Whittenbarger who head to Pine View to be the new principal.
Bridgette Cox – new assistant principal replacing Mary Jane Allen.
Amber Smith – new teacher replacing Stephanie Roberts.
Daniel Gibson – new 8th grade math teacher replacing Chasity Bohannon.
Jessica Barnes – new 6th grade math teacher replacing Jordan Highway.
CUMBERLAND COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL
Cristyn Richards – new assistant principal replacing Kathy Hassler.
Melissa Beaty – new math teacher replacing Kenny Martin.
William Bryant Moors – new PE teacher replacing Tyler McWilliams.
STONE MEMORIAL HIGH SCHOOL
Kenny Martin – new math teacher replacing Brian Reeves.
Ivan Hawn – new CTE/REG ED teacher replacing Kristia Ellis.
Chasity Bohannon – new math teacher replacing Andrew Berta.
Sharon Miller – new assistant principal/interventionist replacing Marcy Harelson.
Don Smith – new agriculture teacher replacing Kenneth Cope.
Shaun Hinds – new English teacher
Laura Betsinger – new SPED teacher replacing Martha Jones.