Following a story by TR, Leon County Schools has confirmed that Gilchrist principal David Solz has been replaced by current Deerlake principal Scotty Crowe.
Check back for updates on this developing story.
The statement by the Leon County School Board is below:
Mr. Scotty Crowe is being named the new principal of Gilchrist Elementary. Mr. Crowe was most recently the principal of Deerlake Middle for the previous year and a half. Mr. Crowe served as principal of Gilchrist from 2005 to 2008.
Mr. Stephen Mills is being appointed as the new principal of Deerlake Middle. Mr. Mills served as the Deerlake assistant principal from 2010 to 2017. Most recently Mr. Mills was the assistant principal at Godby High School.
Both will begin their new appointments immediately.