Principal Dr. Tiffany Ridgeway
Shannon Marie Melton began her career in education as a pupil accounting secretary. Prior to joining the Laurel School District in July 2019, she worked as a fifth grade teacher and sixth grade teacher. She is currently an assistant principal at Laurel Upper Elementary School.
She received a Bachelor of Science in business administration from the University of Southern Mississippi, Master of Education from William Carey University and specialist in educational leadership from William Carey University.
“My love for working in education comes from being able to work with people as a team in order to help our students become successful.”