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Northumberland High School principal and counselors present at state conference

Posted on Wednesday, July 3, 2019 at 1:27 pm

Northumberland High School (NHS) principal, Dr. Travis Burns, and school counselors, Sarah Henry and Hailey Kitchen, were among the presenters at the 92nd Annual Virginia Middle and High School Principals Conference & Exposition held June 23-26, 2019 at The Renaissance Hotel in Portsmouth.  The three presented on the role of school counselors in promoting healthy relationships and improving school culture.

The Annual Expo and Conference is sponsored by the Virginia Association of Secondary School Principals (VASSP). VASSP, founded in 1906 – incorporated in 1974 – is the seventh largest school administrators’ organization in the National Association of Secondary School Principals’ state affiliation network. VASSP offers professional development opportunities for its members than any other state educational organization in the national network.  Dr. Burns is currently president of the organization.  His term began on July 1, 2019 and is effective until June 30, 2020.

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Travis Burns, Jesse Boyd, James Lane – recognition of Dr. Boyd.