Joel "Jody" Hargis 2006-present (director)
We appreciate the help of Mr. Hargis
in compiling this vital history as it relates to Palmer School
served as principal from 1955-1958 and has always been a friend to our school and the town of Palmer.In 2006 Mr. Hargis; son Joel was appointed as director of the Grundy Co.
School System.In 1995 Joel Hargis
became Palmer School principal, 40 years after his
father took the position.
...Mr. Brown was the uncle of Mrs. Raymond (Doris) Hargis and the great uncle of current Grundy County School Superintendent Joel Hargis.
Raymond Hargis is the father of Joel Hargis
...Raymond Hargis and Joel Hargis were the only father-son principals in Palmer School history.