East Columbus Magnet Academy has a new assistant principal.
John Frank Spurlock was appointed as assistant principal to the middle school at a Muscogee County school board meeting Monday night.
Spurlock has taught sixth grade social studies at the school since 2001. He has also taught at Harris County Carver Middle School.
He has also coached several sports with both Muscogee and Harris County school districts, including wrestling, football, basketball, track and baseball.
He has a bachelor's degree in political science from the University of Georgia, a master's degree in education and an educational specialist's degree from Columbus State University and has begun the doctoral program for leadership at Valdosta State University.
For Spurlock's complete resume, go to the school system's BoardDocs Web site: https://www.boarddocs.com/ga/musc/Board.nsf/Public?OpenFrameSet. Click on the agenda for the August 18 board meeting. His resume is the first item on the action agenda.