Wake Ed

Wake County names principals for three elementary schools

The Wake County school board appointed two permanent principals and one interim principal on Tuesday.

Stephanie Covill will be principal of Brassfield Elementary School in North Raleigh, with a salary of $65.007. Covill has been an assistant principal at Sherwood-Githens Middle School in Durham since 2013. Her start date at Brassfield hasn’t been determined yet.

Kimberly Mitchell will be principal of Smith Elementary School in Garner, with a salary of $94.020 starting Thursday. Mitchell has been assistant principal of Creech Road Elementary School in Garner since 2009.

Freda Cole will be interim principal of North Forest Pines Elementary School in North Raleigh from Sept. 1 through Nov. 30.