CELEBRATING OUR PRINCIPALS! Meet Claire Garrett! This is Mrs. Garrett’s first year as the principal of Washington Elementary. Mrs. Garrett previously served as the assistant principal at Root Elementary, a position she has held since 2017. She has also served as a special services designee and as a special education paraprofessional. Read on to find out MORE about Mrs. Garrett!!
Q: What would students and parents be surprised to find out about you?😮|
A: I spent a summer in Australia with the National Outdoor Leadership School.
Q: What is one of your favorite go-to feel-good movies? 🍿
A: My favorite go-to feel-good movie is "Mary Poppins"!
Q: What is your favorite memory as a principal so far? ✨
A: Making connections with all students and staff at Washington.
Q: What is your favorite dish from the cafeteria? 😋
A: Edamame Salad!
Q: If you could pass on any wisdom to your students, what would you share? 🦉
A: Become a listener. When you listen, you fill your mind and grow your learning.
Q: If you could go anywhere in the world, where would you go? 🗺️
A: New Zealand - again!!
Q: Is there a quote or saying that you live your life by? 🧬
A: "The art of being wise is the art of knowing what to overlook." ~William James