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.”