Andrew Jackson Elementary School
Turner Named Principal of Andrew Jackson Elementary School
KINGSPORT, Tenn. – Dr. Krissy Turner has been named principal of Andrew Jackson Elementary School, effective immediately. Dr. Turner replaces Dr. Holly Flora, who assumed the role of principal of John Sevier Middle School on January 1, 2015.
Previously, Dr. Turner was Associate Principal at John F. Kennedy Elementary School. With 15 years of educational experience with KCS, she has also served as Associate Principal at Robinson Middle School, District Lead Literacy Coach, and teacher at Andrew Johnson Elementary School.
“I am excited and pleased to serve the families and staff of Jackson Elementary School as their new principal,” said Dr. Turner. “Jackson has a long history of excellence, and I look forward to supporting the continued development of such a wonderful educational community.”
Dr. Turner holds a B.S. and Master’s Degree in Elementary Education from the University of Tennessee, as well as an Ed.D. in Leadership and Policy Analysis from East Tennessee State University.