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Lawrence Township Public Schools Appoints New Principal of Slackwood Elementary School

At the May 7, 2024 Board of Education meeting, the Lawrence Township Board of Education approved Ms. Ebony Lattimer as the new principal of Slackwood Elementary School. 

Ebony Lattimer brings more than twenty years of experience in education, with a proven track record of creating equitable learning communities for each child. Ms. Lattimer’s journey in education has been marked by a passion for curriculum, a dedication to inclusion and meeting the learning needs of all children, and a relentless pursuit of excellence.

With a background in science and inclusion, Ms. Lattimer has honed her skills in the Multi-Tiered System of Supports and Restorative Justice, consistently delivering increased academic achievement and expanding a sense of belonging and community in the school environment. Her enthusiasm for education is matched only by her eagerness to collaborate, innovate, and drive meaningful change.

Now, Ms. Lattimer  is thrilled to bring their expertise and energy to Lawrence Township Public Schools, and is excited to contribute to Slackwood Elementary School. Ms. Lattimer is committed to all students understanding how to be their best selves academically, socially-emotionally, and being brave thinkers that contribute positively to the community. 

Joining Lawrence Township Public Schools is not just a career move for Ms. Lattimer, but a thrilling opportunity to be part of a dynamic team dedicated at Slackwood Elementary School. Ms. Lattimer is looking forward to forging new connections, tackling challenges, and making a lasting impact together.

Ms. Lattimer completed her undergraduate degree at the University of Pittsburgh and graduate degree at Georgian Court University. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her three children and serving her community through her various community service organizations, including Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Jack and Jill of America, Incorporated, and the National Sorority of Phi Delta Kappa.