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Branson Named Principal at Armuchee Elementary School

Rome, Ga. – Floyd County Schools Superintendent, Dr. Glenn White, has named Michael Branson principal at Armuchee Elementary School, effective today, after serving in an interim principal role since July. 


“We are excited to name Mr. Branson as principal at Armuchee Elementary School,” stated Dr. Glenn White. “While in Floyd County Schools, he has done an exceptional job as an assistant principal and in his most recent role as interim. He has leadership experience at the elementary level and works hard every day leading the school, staff and community. I believe that he will have overall positive results and impacts for Armuchee Elementary and its community.”


Branson joined Floyd County Schools, with several years of experience in education, last July when he was named Assistant Principal of Curriculum and Instruction at Armuchee High School. During his time in this role, Branson focused on the overall instructional approach for the school, while working closely with his teachers and staff. He was named interim principal at Armuchee Elementary this past July. 


Prior to joining FCS, he served as the Assistant Principal of Rome High School from 2018-2022, where he had a focus over Curriculum and Instruction, Professional Development, Master Scheduling and Testing. For a tenure of two years prior, he was the Assistant Principal at Northside Primary School in Tifton, Georgia. 


A masters graduate of GCSU, Branson began his career at Tift County High School as a mathematics teacher. 


About Floyd County Schools

The Floyd County School ( system provides opportunities for schools and students to achieve academic excellence. Floyd County teachers focus on academic basics mixed with innovative teaching methods to build a strong foundation for student learning. In Floyd County Schools, the academic programs are available to prepare students for the most demanding college, university, technical college or other post-secondary training. It is the mission of FCS to focus on student growth and achievement by connecting and preparing them for the future, leading to ultimate student success. Located in Rome, Georgia, the school system serves 16 different schools.