Ed Leadership Alum is Florida’s Principal of the Year

Jayne Ellspermann (MED ’84, Education Leadership) became the principal of West Port High School soon after it opened in 2003.  Ellspermann’s dedication to the students of West Port has resulted in higher FCAT scores and many seniors earning Associate’s degrees from Central Florida before graduation.  The Florida Association of School Administrators (FASA) has named Jayne Ellspermann principal of the year.  During FASA’s upcoming 2014 summer conference on June 18, Jayne will receive her award.

Jayne Ellspermann earned her Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the University of Georgia in 1977.  In 1984, she earned her Master’s degree in Education Leadership from the University of Florida.  For the full Ocala Star Banner article, click here.

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