Each October, is National Principal’s Month and recognizes the essential role that principals play in making a school great. Panhandle ISD is blessed with great principals. Every great school has great principals. Brent Kirkland (PHS), Gary Cates (PJH) and Taylor Norvell (PES) provide great leadership on each of their campuses. The success of every school and student depends on the effectiveness of school leaders. National Principals Month is one way we can promote the importance of and investments in school leadership.