• Jana Perry, Assistant Principall

    Jana Perry, Assistant Principal

    My name is Jana Perry and I am an Assistant Principal at Petal Primary School. I enjoy my life with my daughter Cameron who makes me smile and laugh each day. I have been working to educate students and families in formal education settings  and community outreach positions for 18 years.  I am so excited to work at Petal Primary School and truly enjoy getting to know our PPS families.

    Education:

    2006 Masters of Education in Educational Leadership, Mississippi College

    1999 Bachelors of Fine Arts in Performance and Choreography, University of Southern Mississippi

    Experience in Education:

    Current        Assistant Principal, Petal Primary School, Petal School District

    2015-2018   Director of Education and Programs, Mississippi Children's Museum, Jackson, Mississippi

    2008-2015   Principal, Mississippi School of the Arts, Brookhaven, Mississippi

    2005-2008   Director of Admissions and Recruiting, Mississippi School of the Arts, Brookhaven, Mississippi

    2000-2003   Theater Teacher and Chair, Power Academic and Performing Arts Complex, Jackson Public Schools

    1999-2000   Dance Teacher, Ward Elementary School, Oktibbeha School District

     

    Email: jana.perry@petalschools.com