Madison County Schools is pleased to announce principal selections at Kirksville Elementary and Shannon Johnson Elementary.
Derrick Bussell has been named principal at Kirksville Elementary. Bussell has been an educator for the past 15 years. He has served as a special education teacher, elementary school teacher, physical education teacher, and elementary principal all in Rockcastle County Schools. He replaces Starla Browne, who was recently named the district's Director of Categorical Services.
Josh Shockley has been named principal at Shannon Johnson Elementary. Shockley has been an educator for the past 15 years. He has served as an elementary school teacher and assistant middle school principal in Garrard County and Madison County schools. He has also served as after school coordinator, academic team coach, math intervention specialist, and on the site-based decision making council. He replaces Glenna Carter, who was recently named the district's Director of Teaching and Learning.