Murray Middle School will have a new administrative leadership team for the upcoming school year.
Principal Tim Williams, who came to the school three years ago, has been reassigned to help with the transition to middle school at Capitol Hill. Assistant Principal Dan Sager has been reassigned to Ramsey Middle School.
Murray’s new principal is Stacy Theien-Collins and the new assistant principal is Kirk Morris. LaNisha Paddock and Jamin McKenzie are the two administrative Interns.
Morris, a former intern at Murray, will be leaving his position as assistant principal at Highland Park Middle School. He has worked in St. Paul Public Schools for 16 years as a teacher and administrator and has both elementary and middle school experience as well as coaching at the high school level.
Paddock, who served as an administrative intern this past year, has experience in elementary and secondary education and was a curriculum coach at Capitol Hill prior to becoming an administrator.
McKenzie is transferring from Battle Creek Middle School, where he was a Rotary Club Teacher of the Year in science.