Veteran educator Karey Fisher has been named the new principal of Nursery Road Elementary School-Arts Magnet. Fisher is currently serving as the school’s interim principal.
“I am thrilled and honored to continue serving Nursery Road Elementary School – Arts Magnet in this new leadership role,” Fisher said. “I look forward to working with students, staff and families to ensure that our Champions are successful.”
Fisher has been a professional educator since 2007. She attended Heidelberg University earning a triple major in business administration, German and political science. Fisher also completed the South Carolina PACE program. She earned a Masters of Education in Educational Administration from the University of South Carolina. Prior to moving into administration at Nursery Road Elementary School, she served as a German teacher at Seven Oaks Elementary MEDIA Magnet School and CrossRoads Middle School.
“Ms. Fisher is a dedicated and resourceful educator and has proven she is ready for this leadership role,” said Superintendent Akil E. Ross, Sr. “Her collaborative, approachable style and a record for forging solid connections between colleagues, families, and the community will serve Nursery Road Elementary School well.”