Meredith Kirby- PRINCIPALMrs. Kirby is a native Floridian, born and raised in St. Petersburg. She worked in Pinellas County for eight years, prior to her seven years in Collier County. She obtained a Masters in Varying Exceptionalities from the University of South Florida and an Educational Specialist degree in Educational Leadership from NOVA Southeastern University. Her experiences include ESE teacher, classroom teacher, Guidance Counselor, Intervention Support Specialist and Assistant Principal. For the past three years she has been dedicated and committed to the district while serving as Assistant Principal of Lely Elementary and Lake Park Elementary.
STEPHANIE JONAS- ASSISTANT PRINCIPALMs. Jonas is also a native Floridian, born in Ft. Lauderdale and raised in Naples, Florida. She not only went through the Collier County School system as a student, but now has worked for the Collier County School system for the last 15 years. In 2009, Ms. Jonas had the privilege of being a Golden Apple Recipient. She obtained her Master’s degree is Educational Leadership and believes that with a positive school culture and environment, students can achieve anything. She embraces opportunities to expand her knowledge in education and is always committed and dedicated to student achievement. She has spent her last three years as Assistant Principal of Naples Park Elementary School and is looking forward to another wonderful and successful school-year.