Power APAC Elementary Seeking Nominations for New Namesake
October 6, 2020
Established as an art and academic center in 1981, Power APAC has a tradition of providing a rigorous academic curriculum and intensive training in the performing and visual arts. The Broadway Revue (shown above) is an enthralling annual presentation of the theatre and dance departments.
Power APAC Elementary School will soon have a new name. The school is currently named after Confederate Colonel John Logan Power. The school's site-based committee is serving as the School Renaming Committee. The school began accepting public nominations for the new name October 6. The nomination phase will close Monday, October 12. To submit your nomination for a new name for Power APAC, please complete the Power Elementary School Renaming Nomination Form.
School Renaming Committee members:
Dr. Robert Luckett, Board Member
Dr. Kathleen Grigsby, Division 1 Area Assistant Superintendent
Dr. Kescher Rankin, Principal
Ashley Rogers, 4th Grade Teacher
Bruce Golden, Librarian
Portia Davis, Music-Piano Teacher
Veronica Gates, PTA President
Joy Parikh, Parent/Community Member
Keri Perez, Parent
4th/5th Grade Student Representatives
Power APAC is the District's only academic and performing arts center and has been faithful to its longstanding mission of providing excellence in the arts and academics by providing intensive training for academically talented students through a strong scholastic and specialty enrichment program. The school serves students in grades 4-12.