Highland Elementary School has become the 10th school in Tennessee to be named a Leader in Me Lighthouse School for its student leadership programs inspired by Franklin Covey’s “The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People.”
Principal Shelia Newland will now represent Greeneville City Schools at the region level. Principals of the Year are selected competitively through four cycles: district, region, grand division, and state.
NASHVILLE, TENN. - The Tennessee School Boards Association annually honors a school board for excellent service. To be considered for this award, school boards must be a TSBA Board of Distinction; develop, apply and monitor policy; be involved in long-range planning; promote quality education including use of social media; involved with the legislature, city/county commission, State Board of Education, community and staff; participate in board development activities, including boardsmanship award levels for each member; and exhibit a positive relationship with the media.