New Principal, Dorian Glover
Frank Nicholas Principal, Dorian Glover, is an enthusiast about serving students. He said he's an advocate ... passionate about educating the "whole child." Here's what else he shared.
What do you look forward to in your new role?
I look forward to leading and serving the staff, students and families of Frank Nicholas. And, becoming part of the West Carrollton/Moraine community. I will be working to give every student of Frank Nicholas an opportunity to be successful.
Why did you decide to come to West Carrollton?
I chose West Carrollton because of the district’s continuous growth and the focus on providing an educational experience that involves educating the “whole child.” This is evident to me through our mission and 42’ Developmental Assets.
What do you hope to offer your students?
I hope to serve as an advocate and role model for the students of Frank Nicholas. Students will know that I will push them to be their best and support them 100% when it comes to their well being an academic success.
What 3 words best describe you as an educator?
I’m an advocate. I’m also committed and reflective.
What will be your focus for the 2015-2016 school year?
My focus will be to continue to develop and refine the instructional practices that best serve the needs of the students of Frank Nicholas. I will also focus on creating a positive climate and strong sense of community. I envision Frank Nicholas to be a school full of compassionate hearts and critical minds.
Tell us about your work in education.
I have been in education for 13 years; 10 years teaching and three years as an administrator. I was a special education teacher for students in grades 6,7, and 8. I also taught language arts, social studies, and math.
What have you learned (already) about our Pirate school community?
I know West Carrollton is made up of hard working families that believe in the value of education. I know the West Carrollton school district is dedicated to providing the best possible education through its Core Values of: Improvement, Learning, Leadership, Value, and Results. And, I’m excited to contribute to this.