Barbara Messier, principal of Lake Avenue Elementary School, has been selected as a Capital Area School Development Association Principal of the Year.
Messier was nominated by her school’s PTA. Under her leadership, the school was nationally recognized as a Blue Ribbon School for high student achievement and its reflection of national values in education.
Messier was also cited for her involvement with parent groups and her participation in school extracurricular activities.
She will be honored at the CASDA annual awards dinner April 24.