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New Principal Named for Montlieu Elementary

June 11, 2024 - A new principal has been named for Montlieu Elementary. Oneeka Lockhart will become the school’s principal, effective July 1. 


Lockhart has served as assistant principal at Hunter Elementary since 2021. In that role, she developed a plan to address an instructional need, utilizing teacher leaders, a scorecard rubric and other data sources to make informed decisions when grouping students. She also assisted with teacher observations, school safety, student information and transportation.


Lockhart also spent four years as a curriculum facilitator at Fairview Elementary. She holds a bachelor’s degree in elementary education from High Point University and a master’s degree in educational executive leadership from Gardner Webb University.