RIDGEWAY, VA – Jo Ellen Hylton will serve as principal of Magna Vista High School for the 2021-2022 school year.
Hylton has served students in Henry County as a teacher and administrator since 2007.
“I look forward to continuing Magna Vista’s tradition of excellence as I work alongside this incredible faculty and staff to build life ready students. Together, we will provide a safe and supportive learning environment for all students and ensure that all students are provided with an engaging and positive educational experience,” she said.
For the last six years, she was the principal at Laurel Park Middle School.
“I’m so pleased to have Mrs. Hylton join the Warrior team. Her focus on student growth and achievement and desire to support families as they collaborate to encourage students will ensure continued success at Magna Vista High School,” Superintendent Sandy Strayer said.