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New AP assignments in KCSD for 2020-21 school year

July 13, 2020

New Administrators The Kershaw County School District will have several changes in its assistant principal assignments for the 2020-21 school year.

Blaney Elementary School Assistant Principal Amy Jordan will be moving to Wateree Elementary School (WES) as an additional assistant principal to help with the oversight of West Wateree Early Learning Academy, which will now be supervised by WES.

Jordan has served as an administrator at Blaney Elementary School and Pine Tree Hill Elementary School and previously taught at third and fifth grades at Wateree Elementary School and Jackson School. She has a bachelor’s degree in psychology, a master’s degree in teaching and a master's degree in educational administration from the University of South Carolina.

Jackson School Assistant Principal Liz Turner will be moving to Midway Elementary School in a new assistant principal position.

Turner has been Jackson’s assistant principal since 2012 and taught social studies at Lugoff-Elgin Middle School and Stover Middle School previously. She was also Stover’s curriculum coach for two years. Turner has a bachelor of arts degree from Furman University and a master of education degree and educational specialist degree from Converse College.

Lugoff-Elgin Middle School Assistant Principal Chandra Richardson will be moving to Jackson School as its new assistant principal.

Richardson taught at Lugoff Elementary School, Lugoff-Elgin Middle School and Stover Middle School. She has a bachelor of science degree from the University of South Carolina, a master’s degree in education degree from Francis Marion University and a doctorate of education from South Carolina State University.

Camden Middle School math teacher LaKeisha Lawrence will replace Richardson as an assistant principal at Lugoff-Elgin Middle School.

Lawrence also taught at Camden Elementary School for 11 years. She has a bachelor of arts degree from Clemson University, a master of science degree from Walden University and a master of education degree from Southern Wesleyan University.

Lugoff-Elgin High School science teacher Wendy Hill will be the new assistant principal at Stover Middle School, replacing Casey Faulkenberry who was selected as the new director for the Continuous Learning Center.

Hill also taught at Brookland-Cayce High School. She has a bachelor of science degree and master’s degree in education administration from the University of South Carolina.

Mary Anne Byrd
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