Fort Mill School District
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District announces new school administrators
District announces new school administrators
Posted on 06/08/2016
new school administrators
The Board of Trustees voted in favor of approving several administrative positions throughout the school district during its monthly business meeting on Tuesday, June 7, 2016,

Mr. Tony Caricari

Principal
Fort Mill Middle

  • Currently assistant principal at Fort Mill Middle School
  • Effective July 2016

Mr. Caricari has been an assistant principal at Fort Mill Middle School since 2005. Prior to that time, he held a variety of teaching and administrative roles in the Clover School District, including a principal role at Bethany Elementary School. Mr. Caricari earned a B.S. in Business Administration from Erskine College, an M.Ed. in Sports Management from East Stroudsburg University, and a Certificate in School Supervision from Winthrop University. Mr. Caricari lives in Fort Mill with his wife, Debbie. They have two sons who graduated from Nation Ford High School.

Mr. Adam Fantone

Assistant Principal
Doby’s Bridge Elementary

  • Currently an elementary teacher at Doby’s Bridge Elementary School
  • Effective July 2016

After five years teaching in Jacksonville, NC, Mr. Fantone started teaching in the Fort Mill School District in 2010 as a teacher at Orchard Park Elementary and then transferred to Doby’s Bridge Elementary School when it opened in 2014. Mr. Fantone earned his Bachelor of Arts degree with an emphasis on early childhood education from Mount Union College. Mr. Fantone is Nationally Board Certified and holds a Master’s in K-12 Administration from California University of Pennsylvania. Mr. Fantone lives in Fort Mill with his wife, Candice.

Mr. Grey Young

Principal
Pleasant Knoll Middle

  • Currently principal at Pleasant Knoll Elementary
  • Effective January 2017

 

Mr. Young began his teaching career in 2001 as a teacher at Fort Mill High School. After five years in the classroom, he assisted in the opening of Springfield Middle School and served as its assistant principal until assuming the principal role at Pleasant Knoll Elementary School in 2013. Mr. Young earned his B.S. in Elementary Education from Winthrop University, followed by an M.Ed. in Educational Administration from the University of South Carolina. Mr. Young will assume his new role as Pleasant Knoll Middle principal in January 2017 and will lead the efforts of opening the new middle school in August 2017. Mr. Young lives in Fort Mill with his wife, Tracy, and their two children.

Maurice Murphy

Mr. Maurice Murphy

Assistant Principal
Pleasant Knoll Middle

  • Currently principal of the Horry County Education Center (Alternative School)
  • Effective July 2017

 

Mr. Murphy is currently principal of the Horry County Education Center (Alternative School) in Conway, SC. Prior to that time, he has held assistant principal positions at both the middle and high school levels, as well as a variety of physical education teaching and coaching positions. Mr. Murphy earned his Bachelors in Health, Exercise and Sports Science from The Citadel, a Bachelors in Physical Education from Coastal Carolina University, and earned his Master’s in Education Administration from Grand Canyon University. Mr. Murphy and his wife, Emily, along with their two daughters, will be relocating to the Fort Mill area sometime in the summer of 2017.