News Back to school highlights By Emily Baker - August 14, 2015 Photo by Jake Pope, KCPS Communications Staff Photo Submitted Sixth Grade class at G.R. Hampton Elementary Kay Meceli, Literacy Coach for Central Elementary, greets parents and students at their back to school bash. “I’m excited about the new year because we have a new reading program for K-6 that puts an emphisis on writing,” said Meceli. “Plus, I’m retiring after this year!” “We’re very excited about the up-coming year because we’re recently became a Leader-in-me school.” said principal Marcie Walker. “The kids will be involved with some of the decisions concerning the school and have certain responsibilitiles.” Photo Submitted KCPS superintendent Kelly Sprinkles took a selfie with teachers and staff from different schools at Knox Central High.