Friday, November 18, 2016

Angela Soper Named Principal of Jardine Elementary

Congratulations to Bishop Elementary Principal Angela Soper-- the Topeka Public School's Board of Education named her as the principal for the Jardine Elementary, which is set to open for the 2017-18 school year.

Soper has been in education since 1994, and has worked for TPS since 2002, holding positions such as:

K-5 technology teacher, 2002-2005...
4th grade teacher at McCarter Elementary, 2005-2010
Literacy Instructional Coach, Eisenhower and French Middle Schools, 2010-2014
Assistant Principal, Landon Middle School, 2014-2016
Interim Principal, Bishop Elementary, 2016 to present.

Soper holds a Bachelors of Science in Elementary Education from Washburn University, a Masters of Science in Education from the University of St. Mary and a Masters of Science in Educational Leadership from Kansas State University.

Bishop Elementary is scheduled to close at the end of 2016-17 school year, as students from that school will move over to Jardine Elementary.

Congrats, Angela!