Tucker retiring as principal of RTE

BLYTHEWOOD – After 18 years as the principal at Blythewood’s Round Top Elementary School, Jeaneen Tucker is retiring effective Dec. 1. Tucker previously served at Bethel-Hanberry, Rice Creek, North Springs, Lonnie B. Nelson, Dent Middle and Laurel Ridge elementary schools. Tucker began her career in 1981 as a special education teacher and throughout her career […]

A Long Goodbye

BLYTHEWOOD – It was a long, emotional goodbye as the hundred or so vehicles slowly moved through the balloon lined driveway where teachers waved and shouted goodbyes and ‘happy summer’ in front of Round Top Elementary school on Rimer Pond Road. “They’re still coming!” one teacher exclaimed in awe after 45 minutes. The drive-thru was […]

Beacons of Light

BLYTHEWOOD – After earning the ‘Leader in Me Lighthouse School’ designation, Round Top Elementary has gone on to achieve ‘Leader in Me Lighthouse School of Academic Distinction.’ Of the 4000 schools that have adopted Leader in Me, only about 300 have achieved Lighthouse certification.  That achievement is earned in several ways such as showing exemplary […]

Readers are Leaders

The Round Top Elementary Readers Challenge Team competed in the Regional Readers Challenge on April 11.

Round Top Elementary is a shining beacon

BLYTHEWOOD – Based on a successful implementation of “The Leader In Me,” Round Top Elementary School earned “Leader In Me Lighthouse School” status. Receiving the award are, from left, Amy Novack, kindergarten teacher; Ramonica Pendarvis, 4th grade teacher; Principal Jeaneen Tucker; Missy Paschoal, 2nd grade teacher.