Charter School System and Community Bid Farewell to Superintendent Jesse Jackson
Last updated 2/25/2021 at 8:53am
Sporting a pair of black roller skates over his shoulder, outgoing Lake Wales Charter Schools Superintendent Jesse Jackson thanked dozens of well-wishers, saying he was ready to "skate off into the sunset."
The outdoor reception at Lake Wales High School Feb. 24 marked the end of his 13-year leadership stint here, but he promised to continue supporting the local charter schools, possibly returning to help with staff development through a new job he's beginning in a few weeks at the Florida Department of Education.
High School Principal Donna Dunson choked with emotion as she spoke about Jac...