Cherokee board of education
New principals: Keela Patterson, Lane Pruett
June 9, 2021
The Cherokee school board approved hiring Keela Patterson as elementary principal and Lane Pruett as junior high/high school principal at the board regular monthly meeting Monday. Amy Eckhardt was also hired as an elementary teacher.
Jeremy Hickman has resigned as junior high/high school principal; he has taken an administrative position in another school district. Superintendent Bryce Schanbacher read from the letter of resignation at the board meeting. “I started working in Cherokee in 2010,” the letter read. “I feel I was able to give back to the community and the school that I lov...