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The CES Administration Team

Genét Holcomb, Principal

Mrs. Genet Holcomb Originally from Chilton County, Mrs. Holcomb began her educational career in 1989 at Clanton Elementary. During her career she has been a special education teacher, a Reading Recovery teacher, a Title I reading and math teacher, as well as a second and third grade classroom teacher. Mrs. Holcomb served as assistant principal of Inverness Elementary and most recently as assistant principal at Helena Intermediate.

Mrs. Holcomb earned her Education Specialist degree from Samford University in 1999. She holds a Master’s degree in Educational Administration, also from Samford University. Mrs. Holcomb earned a Master’s degree and a Bachelor’s degree in elementary education from the University of Montevallo.

Krista Townsend, Assistant Principal

Mrs. SimsMrs. Krista Townsend holds a Master’s Degree in Instructional Leadership and Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education with a certification in mathematics from the University of Montevallo, and a Master’s Degree in English as a Second Language from the University of Alabama at Birmingham. She has been in education in the Calera Community for the past eleven years as a classroom teacher and math coach. Mrs. Townsend is privileged and honored to continue serving the students, families, and staff of Calera Elementary.

Contacting the Administration

Mrs. Holcomb and Mrs. Townsend are available to meet with parents to answer questions and to address concerns. If you would like to schedule a conference or if you would like to speak with Mrs. Holcomb or Mrs. Townsend by phone, please call the school office at 682-6120. Please provide a telephone number at which you can be reached if circumstances prevent an immediate response to your call. Mrs. Holcomb and Mrs. Townsend seek to respond to questions on the same school day and certainly within 24 hours.

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