Top Oklahoma school administrators selected
The Oklahoma Association of Elementary School Principals, the Oklahoma Middle Level Educators Association and the Oklahoma Association of Secondary School Principals have named the top administers.
Three Oklahoma organizations are celebrating the top school administrators in the state.
A Tulsa Union administrator was named the top elementary school principal for 2013-14 by the Oklahoma Association of Elementary School Principals.
Theresa Kiger is principal at Roy Clark Elementary School. She has led the school since 2002.
Before becoming an administrator, Kiger was a teacher at Grove Elementary, which is also within Tulsa Union Public Schools.
She received the Milken Family Foundation Award in 2000.
Two other finalists were named:
Paula Palermo is principal of Lakeview Elementary in Norman Public Schools. Palermo was named the Oklahoma Principal of Excellence.
Tim Haws is principal of Earl Harris Elementary in Bethany Public Schools. Haws was named the James Burnett Distinguished Principal.
Middle School honor
An Enid administrator was named the 2014 Oklahoma Middle School Principal of the Year by the Oklahoma Middle Level Educators Association.
Doug Stafford is principal of Emerson Middle School.