McCrory hired at Bratt Elementary

Long-time educator named new principal

Students at Bratt Elementary School will see a new face behind the principal's desk when they return to school this fall.

On June 15, Amy Scruggs McCrory was approved by the Escambia County (Florida) School Board to serve as the school's new principal.

McCrory will replace Principal Karen Hall, who has been in education for 39 years, the past 11 as Bratt's principal. Hall said she going to spend some time with her family and she may decide in the future to step back into education in florida or Alabama.

McCrory graduated from Excel High School in 1991 and went to Troy State University, where s...