Anita Lynn Singleton, Principal

Lynne Singleton, Principal

Dear Parents, Students, Staff, and Stakeholders,
It is a pleasure for me to serve as the principal of Whale Branch Elementary School and
James J. Davis Early Learning Center. This year marks my 25th year in education. I have
served as a teacher and administrator in the Beaufort County School District. I have enjoyed
all of my experiences.

About Me
M.A. Educational Administration and Supervision, University of South Carolina, 2006
M.A. Elementary Education, Cambridge University, 1997
B.A. Elementary Education, University of South Carolina, 1993

Professional Accolades
Gifted and Talented Endorsement, South Carolina Department of Education
2017 Graduate of the South Carolina Department of Education School Leadership Executive Institute

July 2011-Present - Principal, Whale Branch Elementary School
July 2007-July 2011 - Assistant Principal, Shell Point Elementary School
August 2006-July 2007 - Assistant Principal, St. Helena Elementary School
August 1993-June 2006 - Elementary School Teacher, St. Helena Elementary School

I am a product of the Beaufort County School District, having graduated from Beaufort High School. I reside on St. Helena Island with my husband. I enjoy reading, shopping, spending time with family, and traveling. I am blessed to work with an awesome group of educators, who are dedicated to ensuring the academic success of all children.

We believe in the TEAM Approach: Together Everyone Achieves More.

Thank you for your continued support,
Anita Lynn Singleton, Principal