Calhoun County Commission Meeting
The Calhoun County Commission honors two area principals for going above and beyond their call of duty. Crystal Sparks, Saks Elementary School principal and Mike Allison, the principal of Weaver High school were given tokens of appreciation for the excellent work they do at their respective schools. Principal Sparks is in her first year at Saks Elementary and has brought fresh ideas and new initiatives like the Leader In Me program which helps to encourage 21st century skills in elementary-aged children. She says she is excited about the accomplishments of her student body and looks forward to promoting greater teamwork within the school staff.Mike Allison has been principal of Weaver High School for 2 years and is especially proud of the progress of his student population. The school was recently recognized for implementing the program the power of I-C-U which teaches student accountability and responsibility in the classroom. Calhoun County Superintendent Joe Dyar was also at the county commission meeting as part of the group that gathered today to acknowledge their work.