Assistant Prinicpal's Corner

Last Updated: 8/6/2019 11:58 AM

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I am elated to serve at John Johnson Elementary as the Assistant Principal.  I believe ALL children can learn and succeed.  I am grateful to have the opportunity to assist in leading such a progressive school.  At John Johnson, we continue to embrace the District's mission---Excellence, Engagement, and Accountability for All.  I look forward to working with stakeholders, students, parents, staff and members of the community to make this year a success.  


My educational experience includes a Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education from Albany State University, a Master’s Degree in Early Childhood Education from Albany State University, and a Specialist Degree in Educational Leadership from Nova Southeastern University.


My educational career includes 18 years in the elementary classroom at Jones Wheat Elementary. I worked two years as an eighth grade teacher at Bainbridge Middle School, then an Instructional Lead Teacher for five years, next I served 2 years as Assistant Principal.  I also served as principal of Bainbridge Middle School for two years. I am currently serving as Assistant Principal at Jones Johnson Elementary. Combined, I have served a total of 29 years teaching, leading and developing others in order to be successful in life. 

As a member of your school community, I am looking forward to the opportunity to support your families in preparing our students at JJE for success. My office door is always open. Please feel free to contact me with any questions, comments, or concerns.  

Yours in Education,  

Letitia P. Austin, Ed.S