Lexington County School District One Superintendent Greg Little, Ed.D., has announced Cheryl H. Fralick, principal of Meadow Glen Elementary School, plans to retire effective July 1, 2019.
“Mrs. Fralick dedicated herself to the service of students, their parents and her employees,” Little said. “She consistently worked to create a high-performance learning environment. They knew she had high expectations of them. But, most of all, they knew she loved them.”
With more than 36 years of experience in public education, Fralick began her education career as an elementary school teacher at Claude A. Taylor Elementary School in Cayce in 1983.
She became an assistant principal in 1994 at Pineview Elementary School in West Columbia and moved to Lexington District One in 1998 as assistant principal at Midway Elementary.
Fralick became principal of Midway Elementary in 2005 and principal of Meadow Glen Elementary in 2011.
She has her bachelor’s and master’s degrees from the University of South Carolina, and is actively involved in her church, Trinity Baptist, as well as professional and educational organizations.
She is a member of the South Carolina Association of School Administrators, Columbia Area Reading Council, South Carolina State Council of the International Reading Association, South Carolina Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, and Palmetto State Teachers Association.