February 19--  The Vidalia City School System is looking for a new principal at Sally Meadows Elementary School starting next school term.

At its monthly meeting, the school board named current Principal Tammy McFadden to succeed Ginger Morris as the system's Director of Federal Programs.  Morris has been named to succeed Assistant Superintendent Lucy Claroni who is retiring this summer.

speceddriverThe school board also recognized Wanda Sharpe as the system's Special Education Employee of the Year.  For years Ms. Sharpe (right) drove the system's special education school bus and was presented the Debra Brantley Award by Katrina Blount-Woodard, the Vidalia Schools' Director of Student Services.

The board also voted to award a contract for $142,985 to PlaySouth of Atlanta for new playground equipment at J.D. Dickerson Primary School and a contract for $40,168 to GHA Technology for 150 Chrome Books at Sally Meadows Elementary School.