Mr. Jared Jones, current assistant principal at Pilot Mountain Middle, will begin as principal of Shoals Elementary effective July 1, 2017. Mr. Jones began his career at South Stokes High School where he taught agriculture classes for one year. The following year, he transferred to Piney Grove Middle as a health and physical education teacher. While at Piney Grove, he also served as the athletic director. He came to Pilot Mountain Middle as the assistant principal in December 2015.
Mrs. Gammons looks forward to serving as the Assistant Principal at Shoals Elementary this school year. She has been an educator in the Surry County School System for 13 years. She graduated from Lees-McRae College with a Bachelor's Degree in K-6 Elementary Education, and Gardner-Webb University with a Master's in Arts Executive Leadership Studies. She taught fourth grade at White Plains Elementary School and Cedar Ridge Elementary School.