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Assistant Principals

Mrs. Regina Sanders graduated from Florida A&M University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Elementary/Primary Education, and completed her Master's in Educational Leadership/Curriculum Instruction from the University of West Florida.  She has been an educator in Escambia County for 26 years.  Mrs. Sanders began her career as a second grade teacher at Helen Caro Elementary for thirteen years. She then taught 7th and 8th grade reading at Brownsville Middle for three years.  

Mrs. Sanders then moved into an administrative position as Curriculum Coordinator at McArthur Elementary School for three years. She then began her transition as an Administrative Dean for a year at Ferry Pass Middle School. After Ferry Pass, Mrs. Sanders came home to Jim C. Bailey Middle where she served as an Administrative Dean for five years before becoming Assistant Principal of the school.  

As an educator in Escambia County, Mrs. Sanders has served many key roles.  As a Curriculum Coordinator, she co-led the Community Involvement and Mentoring/Volunteer program.   She has served on the School Advisory Council, was the lead person for a Professional Learning Committee at Bailey, as well as the United Way Program liaison. She also oversees the Bailey Positive Behavior System program for the 2015-2016 school year.  

Ms. Rush was born and raised in Arkansas.  She graduated from Melbourne High School and earned her Bachelor of Science in Education - Social Sciences from Arkansas State University.  After moving to Pensacola, she attended the University of West Florida where she earned her Masters of Education in Educational Leadership.  Ms. Rush has taught High School History and Math, Middle School Language Arts and has also served as the RTI Coordinator for Booker T. Washington High School.  While at Washington, she started a mentor program between Holm Elementary and Booker T.  Washington High School Boys' Basketball Team.  She has a daughter, Lacy, loves dogs and is a die hard Razorback fan!

Regina Sanders

Contact Regina Sanders  Regina Sanders Assistant Principal

(850) 492-6136  Ext. 2222

Tara Rush

Contact Tara Rush  Tara Rush Assistant Principal

(850) 492 -6136  ext. 2297