All male students at Main Street Academy attended a presentation on September 4 featuring Ensign James Barksdale, Officer in the U.S. Navy. Ensign Barksdale enlightened the students on his background, his career, and what it takes to become a military officer. He is the son-in-law of staff member Valarie Coplin. Ensign Barksdale challenged the students to complete their high school career and set high goals for the future.
The following new staff members are assigned to Main Street Academy for the 2014-15 school year: Ronald Travis - Principal; Tamika Hall - Data Manager; Garrett Davis - Additional Transition Coordinator; Marilyn Brannon- High School Social Studies; Brent Jerald - Compass Learning Supervisor; Virginia Patrick- High School English; Cherelle Phelps - High School English; Artanzia Rice - High School Resource; David Christison - Middle School Social Studies. All staff members will report on August 18, 2014.