Baron Turner, Lee Central High School principal, has been named South Carolina Athletic Coaches Association’s (SCACA) Region 4, 2A Principal of the Year. This distinction places him as a contender for the State Principal of the Year. That winner will be announced at the summer convening of SCACA’s All-Sports Clinic to be held in Charleston, SC July 20-24, 2019.
Turner has been an educator for 23 years, serving as a classroom teacher, athletic director, and head football coach, administrative assistant, and assistant principal.
He earned an associate’s degree in Automotive-Diesel Technology from Florence-Darlington Technical College and a B.S. degree from Morris College in Organizational Management. Turner also earned two degrees from Cambridge College, an M.Ed. in Educational Administration and Leadership and Curriculum and Instruction.