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GCS Appoints New Principal for Academy at Smith


Sept. 14, 2021 – Guilford County Schools named Fredrick Sellars as the new principal of the Academy at Smith during Tuesday’s Board of Education meeting.

Sellars has been at Dudley High since 2019 and has experience as a principal and assistant principal in the Alamance-Burlington School System. Under his leadership of the Career and Technical Education (CTE) program at Dudley High, the class of 2021 had the highest number of graduates among traditional high schools who were CTE completers, and the highest number of overall CTE endorsements.

Sellars holds a master’s degree in school administration and a bachelor’s degree in health/physical education from North Carolina A&T State University.