New Middle School Principal Ready for School

The last weekend of the summer for students within Rabun County schools is nearly here. Schools in Rabun County are starting back up on Monday.

Rabun County Middle School has a new principal, Shane Purdy.

Purdy said that he is excited to be the principal for the 2012-2013 school year.

“I can’t wait to get it rolling,” said Purdy. “I think we have a great staff, and I’m looking forward to meeting our students. I’m blessed and very fortunate to be around this group of people.”

Purdy said that a lot of the staff at the middle school has worked through the summer getting ready for the upcoming school year.

They have chosen to go to conferences or workshops to get themselves ready,” said Purdy. “They’re just excited, and I’m excited for them.”

Before moving to Rabun county Middle School as principal, Purdy was vice-principal at Rabun County High School.