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Garner Principal Receives Top Honor From Wake County Schools

Posted October 27, 2005 10:18 a.m. EDT

— The Wake County Public School System named James Overman the 2005 Principal of the Year Thursday night during a ceremony at Exploris Museum in Raleigh.

Overman is the principal of

Creech Road Elementary School

in Garner.


school leaders credited Overman with increasing student achievement and involving the community in the school.

Susan Spivey, of

Cary Elementary School

, was named Assistant Principal of the Year.