Pender Co. principal named best in state

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HAMPSTEAD, NC (WWAY) — South Topsail Elementary’s principal is getting statewide recognition. AnnaMaria Romero-Lehrer is the North Carolina Association of Educators’ Principal of the Year.

She received the award for her dedication and passion to help the students at South Topsail Elementary.

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“I was excited today,” Romero-Lehrer said. “My staff and my students came together for a really beautiful celebration, and it’s an honor and it’s a wonderful thing to have happen. I’m going to be able to ride this for a few weeks.”

The NCAE Principal of the Year Award is given annually by the Principals and Administrators Division of the North Carolina Association of Educators.