Nominations have closed! Thank you for nominating in this year's The Best of the Springs.
Nominations have closed! Thank you for nominating in this year's The Best of the Springs.

MIDDLE SCHOOL EDUCATOR

DARREN JOINER, JENKINS MIDDLE SCHOOL

Described as fun and personable by many voters, Darren Joiner has been regarded as a principal who is not only engaged with his student’s education, but also their well-being and mental health. Readers said, “We are so impressed with Principal Joiner and couldn’t ask for a better person to lead our children,” and “Watching his engagement with the students is just very amazing, we need more (educators) like him.”
KELSEY WIGAND, JAMES IRWIN CHARTER MIDDLE SCHOOL
PATRICIA TOFILI, JAMES IRWIN CHARTER MIDDLE SCHOOL