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Public Invited to Meet with Jefferson-Houston Principal Candidate Today
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From Alexandria City Public Schools:


Alexandria City Public Schools (ACPS) Superintendent Morton Sherman has selected Rosalyn Rice-Harris, associate principal of George Washington 1 Middle School, as the top finalist to become the next principal of Jefferson-Houston School. The Jefferson-Houston community, including all teachers and students, is invited to meet Ms. Rice-Harris on Tuesday, July 12, from 1-3 p.m. in the school library, 1501 Cameron St., Alexandria.

The second of two community meetings to answer questions about the school's search for a new principal and about the new governance structure will be held at 7 p.m., also on July 12, in the school's library. Community feedback regarding Ms. Rice-Harris will be provided to the Superintendent to help him finalize his decision regarding the selection.

Ms. Rice-Harris has more than 10 years of experience in teaching, administration and curriculum development. Prior to joining ACPS, Ms. Rice-Harris served as an elementary school principal and assistant principal in Washington, D.C., and as a middle school social studies teacher. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Carnegie-Mellon University and a Master of Education degree from Trinity University.

For more information, please contact Jefferson-Houston Chief Executive Officer Stephen Wilkins, who will conduct the community meeting, at stephen.wilkins@acps.k12.va.us.

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