PLYMOUTH, Mich., Aug.
Reese will serve as the new principal of Plymouth Scholars Charter Academy for
the 2015-2016 school year. Reese replaces Jaci Jeffrey who accepted a new position
within National Heritage Academies (NHA).
brings 14 years of educational experience to the role having served in the
classroom and in leadership positions. He is a familiar face at Plymouth
Scholars; he worked as a dean for one and a half years prior to this
appointment. Reese is returning to the school as principal following several
months of serving as interim principal for another NHA school.
is so wonderful to return to Plymouth Scholars to serve as the school’s
principal,” Reese said. “I’m looking forward to partnering with the great
teaching staff and parents to ensure our students are reaching their highest
potential as we prepare them for success in high school, college, and life.”
school recently won several Eagle Awards for excellence from National Heritage
Academies. The company awards five awards in the areas of student attendance,
parent satisfaction, employee engagement, student academic growth, and schools
Scholars won an Eagle Award for parent satisfaction, employee engagement, and
student academic growth.
Eagle Awards are a wonderful affirmation of the outstanding work by the staff,
students, and parents of Plymouth Scholars,” Reese said. “The leadership team
has spent all summer preparing for another successful school year, and I can’t
wait for the students to return to the classroom.”
holds a bachelor’s degree from Tennessee State University and a master’s degree
in educational leadership from the University of Michigan – Flint.
Scholars Charter Academy is a free public charter school serving students in
kindergarten through eighth grade.