JUNE 20, 2013
LAKE CITY, SC – Florence County School District Three announced the appointment of two new school principals and an assistant principal during the Board of Trustees meeting on June 20.
Superintendent Dr. V. Keith Callicutt announced the in-district transfer of Eddie Whack from assistant principal to principal at Lake City Elementary School. The board also approved the hiring of Allana Prosser as the new principal at Scranton Elementary School and Deitra Johnson as an assistant principal at a school to be determined at a later date.
Whack was named assistant principal at Lake City Elementary in 2012. Prior to that, he was a Master Teacher and a sixth grade science teacher with assistant principal duties in Marlboro County School District. He also served as a middle school assistant principal in Marlboro County. He also served in the U.S. Army as a personnel records sergeant.
He earned an Associate of Science degree in business management from Central Carolina Technical College and a Bachelor of Science degree in elementary education from South Carolina State University, as well as a Master of Education degree in educational leadership from Cambridge College.
Prosser returns to Florence Three where she was an administrative assistant and assistant principal at J.C. Lynch Elementary School before leaving in 2008 to become assistant principal at Johnsonville Middle School where she was named the 2013 Middle Level Assistant Principal of the Year by the South Carolina Association of School Administrators. She also taught English at J. Paul Truluck Middle School from 2000-2003.
She earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in English from Francis Marion University and a Master of Science degree in educational administration from the University of Scranton.
Johnson also returns to Florence Three where she served as an elementary and middle school assistant principal from 1999-2006. She left Florence 3 in 2006 to become a principal in Lee County School District.
She earned a Bachelor of Science degree in elementary education from South Carolina State University, a Master of Arts degree in clinical counseling from Webster University and a Master of Education in educational leadership from The Citadel.