SARASOTA, Fla. (WWSB) - The School District of Manatee County announced the principal and assistant principal for the year on Monday.
The recipients are Kaththea Johnson, the principal of Palm View K-8 in Palmetto, and Sheila Waid, an assistant principal of Williams Elementary School in Parrish.
Johnson has also served as an assistant principal at Palma Sola Elementary School and Daughtrey Elementary School. She has been a member of the school district since 2005.
Waid previously served as the Student Support Specialist at McNeal Elementary and a third grade teacher at Tara Elementary. She has been an employee of the school district since 2003.
Both Johnson and Waid are eligible to be named Principal and Assistant Principal of the Year for the state by the Florida Department of Education.