Melissa Caro is the new Assistant Principal of Bullion Primary School

Melissa Caro has been appointed as Assistant Principal for Bullion Primary School.

“It is always exciting to introduce outstanding appointments for our school system,” said Superintendent David Alexander. “Thank you for having the courage to take on new responsibilities and continue making this an excellent place for children to go to school.”

A native of Plaquemines Parish, Caro started her teaching career at Buras High School and Belle Chasse Primary. She relocated to Ascension Parish nine years ago and has taught at several schools throughout the district including St. Amant Primary, Gonzales Primary, Sorrento Primary, and Lakeside Primary. Throughout her years in Ascension, she has served as a classroom teacher, mentor teacher, master teacher, a teacher coach, and her most recent role has been an SBLC Facilitator.

“I am honored, thankful, and so grateful for this opportunity,” said Caro. “I’m looking forward to becoming a member of the bear cub family.”

Caro earned a bachelor’s degree from Southeastern Louisiana University and a master’s degree in educational leadership from the University of New Orleans.

She is married to Tim Caro, and they have two children, Brice and Mollie.

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