Brett Jacobs, currently an assistant principal at Pioneer Ridge Middle School in Independence, was named assistant principal at Bernard Campbell Middle School at the Lee’s Summit R-7 Board of Education’s March 28 meeting.
Jacobs will begin his new job in July and will replace Chris Sartain, who resigned this spring to accept another position next school year.
A middle-school assistant principal for the past six years, Jacobs previously taught mathematics in both the Independence and Blue Springs districts. He has also coached football, basketball and track and sponsored National Junior Honor Society.
Jacobs earned his bachelor’s degree in mathematics and his master’s degree in educational leadership and policy analysis, both from the University of Missouri-Columbia.