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Lafayette's new principal is a familiar face

Lafayette's new principal is a familiar face

The Williamsburg-James City County School Board approved the appointment of Kimberly Hollemon, the current interim principal, as principal of Lafayette High School Tuesday night.

Hollemon has served the school as its interim principal since August, after the former principal Anita Swinton, resigned last summer to take up her position in central office. Swinton is W-JCC’s coordinator for student services/hearing officer.

Under Hollemon’s leadership, the school enrolled its first cohort in the Early College Program at Thomas Nelson Community College. The Early College Program is a partnership with TNCC where eligible high school seniors begin college coursework during the fall...