Michele Day, principal of Floyds Knobs Elementary School since 2000, was named director of elementary education for the corporation on Monday evening.
Floyds Knobs principal will be elementary directorMichele Day named director of elementary education for NA-FC Consolidated School Corp.
...Michele Day, principal of Floyds Knobs Elementary School since 2000, was named director of elementary education for the corporation on Monday evening.
The board of school trustees voted 7-0 to appoint her
to the post.
..."She is a trusted public servant," Superintendent Dennis Brooks said of Day.
...Day has been an educator in Floyd County since 1993. She worked as a classroom teacher at St. Mary of the Knobs Elementary from 1993 to 1997 before she began her tenure as a principal intern at Floyds Knobs Elementary in the fall of 1997.As the director of elementary education, Day will oversee 13 elementary schools and more than $1 million in federal Title 1 funds.She
will report to Teresa Perkins, assistant superintendent of curriculum and instruction.
Speaking to the board after her
appointment was made official Monday night, Day
was thrilled with yet another opportunity she
has been given working for the school corp.
"I think I have the very best elementary principals to work with," Day
said.A 1986 graduate of Salem High School, Day holds a bachelor's, master's and a professional degree from Indiana University Southeast.She
has facilitated numerous brain compatible learning professional development activities in the district.