Mike Crabtree has been named principal at Carpenters Middle School.
Alvin Hord, current director of Blount County Schools, and Rob Britt, who will assume duties as director on July 1, 2009, recently announced the decision.
“I have come to know him as an outstanding person and educator. I have confidence that Mr. Crabtree will lead Carpenters Middle School to a higher level of excellence,” Britt said.
Crabtree was enthusiastic about the promotion. “I am very excited to assume the role as principal at Carpenters Middle School,” Crabtree said.