Chuck King Has Been Named Interim Principal at Travis Primary School.
Former Sulphur Springs High School Principal and former Wildcats Football Coach Chuck King has been named interim principal at Travis Primary School. The Sulphur Springs School Board approved the personnel move at Monday afternoon’s board meeting. King will replace longtime district employee Juan Harrison who has resigned. The board also accepted the resignation of Sulphur Springs Elementary 3rd grade teacher Katie Martin. The board also approved the hiring pf Hannah Carrington as a first grade Teacher at Travis and Meghan Ricker as a Title One Aide at Sulphur Springs Elementary. The board also approved a personnel change, as Stephanie Fortune has been elevated to 3rd grade teacher at Sulphur Springs Elementary from a Title One Aid at the school.
Two students received diplomas: Gino Medina and Sean Nellis. Assistant Superintendent Judy Tipping also reported that SSISD pledged $11,427 to the 2014 United Way Drive. Employees also donated $5,465 to the Salvation Army Angel Tree.
Assistant Superintendent Randy Reed also reported the SSISD has 99.6% highly qualified staff in No Child Left Behind requirement