Charter Schools, Community Mourn Loss of Bok South Principal
Damien Moses Looked for Greatness in Every Child
Last updated 8/20/2021 at 8:51am
The Lake Wales Charter Schools and the local community are mourning the passing of Dr. Damien Moses, principal of Bok Academy South.
"It is with our deepest sorrow that we inform you of the passing of our beloved principal and colleague, Dr. Damien Moses," said Superintendent Alricky Smith in a July 23 email announcing Moses' death. "Dr. Moses was a pillar with the Lake Wales Charter Schools system serving since its inception."
Prior to being appointed principal of Bok Academy in 2011, Moses, 50, served as principal of Hillcrest Elementary and assistant principal for Lake Wales High School....