Administration

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Mr. Jeffrey Mumford, Principal

Mr. Mumford is an educational leader who promotes the success of all students through the development of, communication of, and stewardship of a vision of learning that parents and the community can connect with. He previously served as the principal of Hazlehurst High School in the Hazlehurst School District. At Hazlehurst High, he set high expectations for students by promoting ethics and integrity. He incentivized academic achievement by incorporating a full slate of Advanced Placement classes and by establishing the ACT Club and the Hall of Fame. Before that, he led Moss Point High School from an F rating to a C rating. As the principal there, Mr. Mumford facilitated productive learning environments by executing programs to effectively address discipline and attendance. He also evaluated classroom instruction to ensure learning strategies were employed with fidelity.

Mr. Mumford earned his Bachelor of Science in Biology and Master of Science in Educational Administration degrees from Jackson State University. He completed his Education Specialist degree in Educational Leadership at Mississippi College. He participated in the Millsaps College Principals Summer Institute. He was also named an Administrator of the Year by the Moss Point School District.

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Ms. Purnell-January, Assistant Principal

Hello Everyone! I’m so proud to be a member of Team Brinkley. My mother and her siblings graduated from Brinkley so this feels like home. I am a proud graduate of Robert M. Callaway High School. I taught Math, Science, and Algebra 1 in middle school for ten years in Vicksburg Warren School District and Algebra 1 in Jackson Public Schools. During my teaching tenure in Algebra 1 my passing rate for state testing was 98%-100% each year. I have completed seven years in administration three years as Head Principal of Madison High School, Madison Middle School, and Madison Alternative School in Tallulah, LA. During my Principalship at Madison High School in Tallulah, LA we were successful in receiving SACS Accreditation.

I received training in National Institute for School Leadership (NISL) in all three courses in 2018. I have a B.S. degree from Alcorn State University. I later received a Master of Science degree from Jackson State University and a Master of Education Degree from Mississippi College in Educational Leadership. This is my 3rd year in Jackson Public School Schools. I have one daughter who attends Alcorn State University.

My Philosophy in Education is simple: Every scholar can reach their maximum potential and earn a high school diploma by engaging, inspiring, and being challenged academically to become globally competitive, technologically literate citizens, who will be college or career ready.

Our scholars deserve to be 21st Century learners and educated. Excellence in All WE DO! Go Eagles!

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Mr. Ranald Johnson, Assistant Principal

Ranald Shondell Johnson is a native of Shelby, Mississippi located in the Mississippi Delta. Johnson attended public school in the North Bolivar School District and is a graduate of Broad Street High. He is also a proud alumnus of Alcorn State University in Lorman, Mississippi where he received his Bachelor of Science Degree. Johnson earned his Masters and Education Specialist Degree at William Carey University in Hattiesburg, Mississippi.

He has been employed with the Biloxi Public School District and Yazoo City Municipal School District, where he served as an English Language Arts teacher.  He also has worked in the East Tallahatchie School where he served as assistant principal at Charleston High School and principal at Charleston Middle School.

As a passionate administrator, Mr. Johnson believes the key to becoming an efficient leader is to pour selflessly into others. His implied motto is “Making a Positive Difference in Students’ Lives. He is the proud father of three children Raegan, “RJ”, and Kaiden.