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Hillsborough School Board announces several appointments


Hillsborough school officials announced more than a dozen principal and other appointments at Tuesday's School Board meeting:

Alexander Elementary: Kristina Alvarez, currently assistant principal at Alexander.

Ballast Point Elementary: Sherri Frick, currently assistant principal at Roosevelt Elementary.

Edison Elementary: Julie Scardino, currently assistant principal at Edison.

Folsom Elementary: Cora-Lynne Wimberly, currently principal at Sulphur Springs Elementary.

Foster Elementary: Debra Mills, currently assistant principal at Foster.

Gorrie Elementary: Marjorie Sandler, currently principal at Folsom Elementary.

Kingswood Elementary: Amber Craft, currently an administrator in elementary education.

Marshall Middle: Faychone Durant, currently a principal on special assignment.

Pizzo Elementary: Pamela Wilkins, currently assistant principal at Maniscalco Elementary.

Rampello Downtown Partnership: Elizabeth Uppercue, currently principal at Woodbridge Elementary.

Robles Elementary: Beatrice McDaniel, currently assistant principal at Robles.

Tampa Bay Technical High: Warren Brooks, currently assistant principal at Tampa Bay Tech.

Manager of professional standards: Joe Perez, currently a manager in human resources.

Hillsborough School Board announces several appointments 05/06/08 [Last modified: Thursday, October 28, 2010 1:39pm]
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