SULPHUR, LA (KPLC) - The Louisiana Association of Principals have named Assistant Principal at Sulphur High School, Barbara Culpepper, Principal of the Year. As a state winner, Culpepper is now eligible to be considered for the 2009 NAASP/Virco National Assistant Principal of the Year.
The National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP) and Virco, Inc. honor a winner from each of the 50 states, the Department of Defense Education Activity (DODEA) schools and the District of Columbia. Then a national winner will be chosen February 29, 2009 in San Diego, California.
Barbara Culpepper was given the award due to her passion for creating a successful school learning environment, using her awareness of current issues and community involvement.