Jennifer Eddy appointed LEAD Academy principal

by Jackie Nunnery

Lancaster County Public Schools on November 14 announced Jennifer Eddy will be the principal for the new Learning to Excel through Achievement and Determination (LEAD) Academy, which opened November 11 at the LCPS Annex, 235 School Street, Kilmarnock.

LEAD Academy is an alternative education program for high school and middle school students who are having difficulty succeeding in a traditional academic environment. Eddy was previously assistant principal at Lancaster Middle School.

“We’ll work with them to build skills that will allow them to succeed,” said Eddy. “We knew what we had wasn’t really doing the trick…