The Lincoln County Board of Education is pleased to announce the hiring of Mr. Leroy Boone as principal of Waynesburg Elementary School. Mr. Boone is currently a math teacher at Lincoln County Middle School in Stanford, Kentucky, where he has worked for the past twenty years.
Mr. Boone began his career in Lincoln County in 1996 first as an Algebra I teacher at Lincoln County High School and then as a math and social studies teacher at Lincoln County Middle School. A twenty-one year veteran, Mr. Boone has amassed a vast array of experiences over the years serving as an academic program consultant, extended school services coordinator, teacher representative on the site-based decision making council, team leader, and a member of various school committees. He also served as the Athletic Director at Lincoln County Middle School as well as a football, baseball, and softball coach, respectively. He also sponsored the Student Council for many years as well.
A skilled educator, Mr. Boone has demonstrated expertise in the field of assessment literacy, curriculum design, data analysis, and standards-based instruction and assessment. Throughout his career, Mr. Boone has worked to continuously improve his practice and remain a lifelong learner. In addition, his commitment to collaborative decision-making and always keeping students at the forefront of every decision have been a hallmark of his educational philosophy.