Dr. Julia Spurgeon has been selected as the new interim assistant principal at Marquette High.
Spurgeon has been on staff in Rockwood since 1993. Currently, she serves as the high school summer school assistant principal and Lafayette Student Restore Program Facilitator. Spurgeon has also served as a language arts teacher and department chair at Rockwood Valley Middle, principal at Ballwin, administrative intern at Pond and Rockwood South, and a summer principal for the middle school. Spurgeon has been a lead in the Student Restore Program and active in the district HR committee as well as online learning at Lafayette. She has a doctorate in educational leadership from Maryville University, a master's in educational administration from Lindenwood University and a bachelor's in elementary education from the University of Missouri.
Spurgeon begins her new position July 1.