He also praised Hummer has been performing well as acting principal.
“Traci Hummer has been doing a great job as the Smith acting principal and will continue in that role for the rest of the school year,” Ramey said. “The district will begin the search for a new Smith principal in the coming weeks.”
Paul Buford is filling the counselor role left open by Hummer’s appointment.
“Mr. Buford brings with him several years of school counseling experience at the high school level and a wealth of knowledge to facilitate the academic, career, and social-emotional learning for all kids,” Director of Educational Services Allyson Couch said.
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