Clay County principal named 2021 Florida principal of the year

CLAY COUNTY, Fla. — There are roughly 4,000 schools in Florida and Jennifer Halter has proved that she’s the best principal in all the schools in the state.

Meet Jennifer Halter, who’s been a principal at Green Cove Springs Junior High School for six years. She’s helped lead the school to success, improving it from a “C” to an “A” school grade.

Her colleague says she is a mentor to both students and her staff.

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“The Florida Department of Education could not have chosen a better leader for this honor. Principal Halter is everything a superintendent could ask for in a building leader. She is a mentor to beginning and novice principals, a strong collaborator on many of our district committees, and is an instructional coach to her faculty and staff: always encouraging them to be the best educators possible for their students,” said Superintendent David Broskie.

Congratulations Principal Halter, continue the hard work for our next generation of leaders

Florida Principal of the Year: We are proud to announce that Principal Jennifer Halter from Green Cove Springs Junior...

Posted by One Clay on Tuesday, May 4, 2021