Principal

Mr. Cody Shumaker

Phone: 601-960-5387

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Mr. Cody Shumaker

Welcome to Power APAC and to the 2018-2019 school year! It is my hope that your school year is filled with exciting and enriching experiences and that you are successful in meeting your educational goals. At Power APAC, we intend to provide the support needed in order for all students to reach their full potential. We encourage our parents to become part of the family atmosphere that we seek to create at Power APAC and we encourage our students to take full advantage of the enriched academic program and the exceptional arts curriculum we offer. If we can be of help to you at any point along the way, please do not hesitate to reach out to us. Meanwhile, at Power APAC, it’s onward and upward for all of our students!

Born a Libra in Lena, Illinois, Mr. Shumaker currently resides in Flowood, Mississippi with his two dogs, Gumbo and Bolivar. Mr. Shumaker began his career in education as a social studies teacher at Broad Street High School in Shelby, Mississippi. He has served as a social studies teacher and an elementary school principal for multiple years. He has been awarded the Broad Street and North Bolivar School District Teacher of the Year in 2009. Additionally, Mr. Shumaker was awarded the Cleveland School District Administrator of the Year in 2016-2017. Mr. Shumaker is a cohort of the Mississippi Principal Impact Fellow and Stennis Institute's Education Policy Fellow. 

He received his undergraduate degree from Valparaiso University with a B.A. in History, his master’s degree from Delta State University with a Masters of Education in Secondary Education, and his post-graduate degree from the University of Mississippi with an Education Specialist degree in School Leadership.