Bay-Waveland Middle School’s new principal knows her way around the classroom

Jenny Seymour
Jenny Seymour

Jenny Seymour, an experienced educator and administrator, is the new principal of Bay-Waveland Middle School.

She has worked as the school district’s curriculum and professional development director as well as the state test coordinator. In the fall of 2016, she was interim principal at Waveland Elementary.

Before joining the Bay-Waveland district, Seymour was the principal of South Hancock Elementary in the Hancock County School District. Prior to that, she was an assistant principal at East Hancock Elementary for three years.

Before receiving her administrative degree, she taught at Waveland Elementary from 1995 to 2008.

Seymour is enrolled in the doctorate in educational leadership program at the University of Southern Mississippi, where she earned a bachelor’s in elementary education, a master’s in educational leadership and completed a summer writing project.