Hall Fletcher Administration Team
Degrees and Certifications:
Ms. Sharon Nelson Potts, Principal
Most recently serving as the principal of Kansas City’s Noble Prentis Elementary School, Sharon Nelson Potts has been selected as the new principal of Hall Fletcher Elementary School for the 2018-2019 school year.
While at Noble Prentis, she embraced strategies that provided tiered instruction for students, supported resources to ensure both student and staff successes as well as cultivated key community partnerships.
With more than 15 years in school administration, Potts previously served as the assistant principal of three Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools which included Tryon Hills Pre-K Center (2002-2006), Hickory Grove Elementary School (2006-2011) and Clear Creek Elementary School (2011-2013).
Potts possesses a “strong commitment to the development of students,” while supporting “individuality, diversity and high academic achievement that works together to provide a stimulating, safe and motivating learning environment.”
Before going into administration, Potts taught elementary school for 10 years and middle school for three years.
Through her rich educational experience, Potts actively supports the development of unpacking standards to align instruction with best practices to meet the needs of all students.
Potts is excited to begin her tenure at Hall Fletcher Elementary School where she’s looking to “follow suit with the district’s commitment of Excellence with Equity. I truly believe every student can achieve, and Hall Fletcher’s STEM magnet theme is an excellent launching pad to do so.”
-- Biography from the ACS website
Degrees and Certifications:
Mr. Brandon Bobart, Assistant Principal
Effective March 5th, Bobart will begin his tenure with Hall Fletcher Elementary School where he is “looking to continue the good things that are going on as well as bring a few new ideas” to the Science, Technology, Engineering and Math themed elementary school.
Bobart is in his ninth year of education within a Title I setting.
Having previously served as an Assistant Principal at North Charleston Elementary School as well as an Instructional Coordinator at Northwoods Middle School, he not only has experience managing a large staff but also in implementing literacy circles that have been proven to increase the overall reading abilities for all students.
While assistant principal, he also successfully moved North Charleston from an “at-risk” rating to “meeting growth.”
Bobart began his teaching career in 2009 as an 8th Grade English Language Arts educator at Baptist Hill Middle/High School before moving to Haut Gap Middle School in 2011.
During his time at Haut Gap, Bobart used STEM curriculum to create a Saturday School enrichment program focused on outdoor gardening and sustainability.
Bobart earned a bachelor’s degree in English Teaching and Education from Eastern Kentucky University as well as his master’s degree in School Leadership and Supervision from the University of Cincinnati.
When asked what he’s most looking forward to about his new position, Bobart immediately responded “meeting the Hall Fletcher community.”
--Biography from the ACS website