Spartanburg School District One announced Mrs. Briana Wright as the incoming Principal of New Prospect Elementary School and Mrs. Amanda Derrick as Assistant Principal of Landrum High School at a special called Board of Trustees meeting held on May 18, 2022.
Mrs. Wright is currently the Assistant Principal of Inman Elementary School and has been employed with Spartanburg One for seventeen years. She began her educational career in 2005 as a Special Education teacher and then served as a Reading Coach at Holly Springs-Motlow Elementary School before being named the Assistant Principal at Inman Elementary School in 2017.
Mrs. Derrick is currently a Special Education teacher at Reidville Elementary School in Spartanburg District Five, where she has taught for five years. She has also served as an Instructional Coach in Greenville County, as well as an Assistant Principal at Lee County School District in Florida. I am confident that Mrs. Derrick will be an incredible leader.