Jody Vines

Principal, Washington Middle School Cyber-STEAM Academy
Washington Middle School


Vines has served 34 years in education, and has spent 12 years as principal of Washington Middle School in El Dorado, AR. In 2003, Vines was selected as El Dorado School District Teacher of the Year, 2004 Blue Bell Ice Cream Arkansas Regional Teacher of the Year by Governor Mike Huckabee. In 2005, Vines was presented with the Toyota Tapestry Science Teacher Excellence Award, and inducted into the Southern Arkansas University Educational Leadership Hall of Fame in 2017. While principal at Washington Middle School, Vines has led the school in creating an international award-winning STEAM program. Awards include 2016 ISEA, 2018 FETC, and 2018 ITEEA STEM School of Excellence Awards.


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