The School District of Palm Beach County has announced the finalists for the prestigious Principal of the Year award, showcasing exceptional leadership within the district. These finalists represent the epitome of dedication and excellence in education, setting a high standard for their peers. The winner of this coveted award will be announced at the much-anticipated Celebrate the Great Awards Ceremony presented by UnitedHealthcare on February 1st, where the entire district will come together to honor their outstanding achievements.
These finalists have demonstrated unwavering commitment to their students and staff, fostering an environment of growth, learning, and success. Their innovative approaches to education, dedication to student well-being, and collaborative leadership styles have earned them this recognition. The Principal of the Year award not only acknowledges their hard work but also serves as an inspiration for educators throughout the School District of Palm Beach County.
The Finalist from the Central Region
Scott McNichols, Forest Hill Elementary
The Finalist from the Glades Region
Shundra Dowers, Glade View Elementary
The Finalist from the North Region
Blake Bennett, Dreyfoos School of the Arts
The Finalist from the South Region
Dr. Susie King, Boca Raton Community High