With an entirely new school on the horizon in Mountain Green the community has been anxiously awaiting the announcement of the school administration. Tyrel Mikesell has been hired as the new principal for Mountain Green Middle School. Mikesell has been employed by the district for 11 years, and was the most recent Assistant Principal at Morgan High.
Mikesell was raised in Henefer and went on to graduate with his Master’s Degree in Educational Leadership. Mikesell taught keyboarding and CTE intro at Morgan Middle School, before becoming the Athletic Director and Assis. Principal at the high school.
Joining Mikesell as the new Assistant Principal of Mountain Green Middle School is Dr. Gina Stuart. Dr. Stuart will continue to work as the Assistant Principal for Morgan Middle School part-time as well. Stuart has been employed by the district for 33 years. She has taught health, physical education, intramurals, and advanced reading. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Health and Physical Education along with two Master’s Degrees. She earned her Ph.D. in Curriculum and Instruction with a reading emphasis.
Morgan School District said about the new appointees, “Both Principal Mikesell and Dr. Stuart will continue in their current capacities until the new building reaches completion in May. During the interim they will be assembling a parent community council, creating a school web page, hiring staff, and considering enrollment. They will be sending updates via the current Morgan Middle School email system. If you are interested in serving on the new school community council, please send an email to Principal Mikesell at email@example.com and he will place your name on an upcoming ballot.”