The Wake County school board named Tracy Purvis on Tuesday to be the new principal of Banks Road Elementary School.
Purvis will start at Banks Road, located near Fuquay-Varina, on Oct. 16 with a salary of $95,649. Purvis has been the assistant principal at Reedy Creek Elementary School in Cary since 2007.
Purvis replaces Jessica Burroughs, who is leaving to be a principal in Carteret County.
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