Welcome to our new principal, Tara Moore, and assistant principal, Candace Myrick!
Tara Moore has been an educator for 26 years, 23 of them with Suffolk Public Schools. Having earned her bachelor’s degree at Old Dominion University and master’s degree from the University of Virginia, Moore began teaching in Southampton County. She was a classroom teacher at Elephant’s Fork Elementary, became the science lead teacher for SPS, spent two years as an assistant principal, and the last 7 years as principal at Northern Shores Elementary. Ms. Moore is no stranger to Creekside, as she was the assistant principal here during the 2009-2010 school year!
Candace Myrick has been AVID coordinator since 2015 and business teacher since 2011 at John F. Kennedy Middle School in Suffolk Public Schools. She earned her bachelor’s degree from Norfolk State University, master’s degree from Liberty University, and an additional master’s degree from Hampton University.