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JoAnn Scott

Principal of South Bay Elementary School

Ms. JoAnn Scott is beginning her seventeenth year as principal of South Bay School, and her twenty-ninth year as an elementary educator. Ms. Scott came to West Babylon after serving as assistant principal of Walnut Street and California Avenue schools in the Uniondale School District. Previously, Ms. Scott served as an elementary teacher for more than 11 years at Fork Lane School in Hicksville, and subsequently as the district's elementary science coordinator. She also has several years of business experience, in the private sector. Ms. Scott holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Elementary Education and Psychology from Oswego State University, a Master of Science degree in Elementary Education/Early Childhood from Long Island University, and a Professional Diploma in Educational Administration from Dowling College. She has two grown daughters and in her spare time enjoys writing and travel.